|Sir Robert BERNARD 1st Bart.
Sir Robert BERNARD 1st Bart.
- Born: 1601, Kingsthorpe, Northamptonshire, England
- Married: 13 Apr 1625, St. Mary's, Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, England
- Died: 1666
Named in the will of his father-in-law.
He was admitted at the Middle Temple on 13 November 1615. He was Recorder of Huntingdon. In April 1640, Bernard was elected Member of Parliament for Huntingdon in the Short Parliament.
Robert was Counsel for Cambridge University in 1646 and steward and judge of the Court of the Isle of Ely in 1649. He was a serjeant-at-law and was created Baronet of Huntingdon on 1 July 1662.
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Robert married Elizabeth TOLCARNE, daughter of Sir John TOLCARNE of Ashen Hall and Lucy COTTON, on 13 Apr 1625 in St. Mary's, Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, England. (Elizabeth TOLCARNE died on an unknown date.)