1632 - 1683
Capell, Lord lieutenant of Hertfordshire (1660), of Wiltshire (1668), of Ireland (1672-77); opposed grants to Kg. Charles II's favourites and opposed his Catholic leanings; first lord of treasury (1679); joined Shaftesbury in support of exclusion of James II (1680); on discovery of Rye House Plot (1683) sent to Tower; found with throat cut, possibly a suicide.
|Born: 28th Jan 1632||Baptised: |
|Died: Tower of London, London, England 13th Jul 1683 ||Buried: |