Hastings, Henry (1586 - 1643)

Born / Died

Birth Date: 1586-04-24
Death Date: 1643-11-14

Notes

Admitted to Gray''s Inn 17 March 1597/8

Siblings

Marriages/Other Unions

  1. Type: marriage
    Union began: 1601-1-15
    Union ended: by

Offspring

From Stanley, Elizabeth (1586/7 - 1632/3)

  1. Female offspring: Hastings, Elizabeth (b. 1612)
  2. Female offspring: Hastings, Alice (b. 1606)

Primary Title

22nd Earl of Huntington

Titles

  • 7th Baron Hastings (of Hastings & Hungerford)
    Assumed 1595
    Vacated 1643-11-14
  • 6th Baron Hungerford
    Assumed 1604-12-30
    Vacated 1643-11-14
  • 10th Baron Botreaux
    Assumed 1604-12-30
    Vacated 1643-11-14
  • Baron Moleyns
    Assumed 1604-12-30
    Vacated 1643-11-14
  • 22nd Earl of Huntington
    Assumed 1604-12-30
    Vacated 1643-11-14

Details of Offices

Began Ended Notes
High Steward, Duchy of Lancaster, Leicestershire n.d. n.d.
JP, Derbyshire n.d. n.d.
JP, Leicestershire n.d. n.d.
Chief Forester, Leicestershire 1604/5-2-11 n.d.
Keeper, Receiver & Steward, Leicestershire 1604/5-2-11 n.d.
Lord Lieut, Leicestershire 1607-5-16 1642 Held solely, then jointly from 27 Dec. 1638
Commissioner of Custos Rotulorum, Leicestershire 1609 n.d.
Lord Lieut, Rutland 1614-7-18 1638
Lord Lieut, Rutland 1642-12-27 n.d. Held jointly

Details of Properties

Residence

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire

Lands

  • Dorset
  • Leicestershire

Events Naming Patron

Event Date Location Troupe
Performance 1612-1613 St Mary's Guildhall, Coventry , Coventry (city-county) in Warwickshire Earl of Huntingdon's Musicians
Performance 1630-1630 Dunkenhalgh Hall, near Blackburn , Lancashire Earl of Huntingdon's Piper
Performance 1605-1606 St Mary's Guildhall, Coventry , Coventry (city-county) in Warwickshire Earl of Huntingdon's Players

Patronized Troupes

Troupe Name Patron Troupe Type # of events
Earl of Huntingdon's Musicians Hastings, Henry (1586 - 1643) Musicians 1
Earl of Huntingdon's Piper Hastings, Henry (1586 - 1643) Musicians 1
Earl of Huntingdon's Players Hastings, Henry (1586 - 1643) Players 1

Bibliographic Sources

The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom. 1887–98 (8 vols); 1910–59 (13 vols). 6 vols. Gloucester: Alan Sutton, 1982.
Doyle, James E. The Official Baronage of England Showing the Succession, Dignities, and Offices of Every Peer from 1066 to 1885. 3 vols. London: Longmans, 1886.