See also

Richard EDGCUMBE (1716-1761)

Richard EDGCUMBE, son of Richard EDGCUMBE (1680-1758) and Matilda FURNESE ( -1721), was born on 2 August 1716. He had the title '2nd Baron Edgcumbe'. He died on 10 May 1761 in Maker, Cornwall. He was buried in 1761 in Maker. The address was: Maker Church.

 

Member of Parliament (Whig) for Plympton 1742-47, for Loswithiel 1747-54 and for Penryn 1754-58; a Lord Commissioner for Trade and Plantations 1754-55; a Lord of the Admiralty 1755-56; Comptroller of the Household 1756-61; Privy Councillor 1756; Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall 1759-61.