Walpole was sworn of the Privy Council of Ireland on 8 October that year and stood for Ballyshannon in the Irish House of Commons, a seat he held until 1760. On 9 May 1739 Edward Walpole's elder brother Robert, Lord Walpole resigned his post of Clerk of the Pells in order to become an Auditor of the Exchequer , and Edward was appointed to succeed him, holding the office until his death.
Sir Edward Walpole KB PC was a British politician, and a younger son of Sir Robert Walpole, Prime Minister from 1721 to 1742. For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for Edward Walpole .
Robert Walpole, 1.° conde de Orford (Houghton, Norfolk, 1676 - Londres, 1745), conocido entre 1725 y 1742 como Sir Robert Walpole, fue un destacado político inglés, considerado de facto como la primera persona en ocupar el cargo de primer ministro del Reino Unido de Gran Bretaña. Ocupó el poder durante casi 21 años, desde 1721 hasta 1742. [1
Sir Edward Walpole KB (1621 – 18 March 1668) was an English politician and knight who sat in the House of Commons from 1660 to 1668. Walpole was the son of Robert Walpole of Houghton and his wife Susan Barkham, daughter of Sir Edward Barkham of South Acre who had been Lord Mayor of London. He was baptised on 9 November 1621.
Edward Walpole, alias Rich, was an English Roman Catholic convert, who became known as a Jesuit missioner and preacher. He passed up substantial estates that subsequently became part of the fortune of the Walpole political family.
He was son and heir of John Walpole of Houghton, Norfolk, by Catherine Calibut of Coxford in the same county, and was born on 28 January 1560. He matriculated as a fellow commoner at St Peter's College, Cambridge, in May 1576, the year after his cousin Henry Walpole had entered at the same college as a pensioner. He showed sympathy for Catholicism,...
He translated into English a work of the Christian humanist Louis Richeome as The Pilgrime of Loreto.
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L'8 ottobre Walpole prestò giuramento al Privy Council of Ireland e rappresentò Ballyshannon nella Camera dei comuni irlandese, un seggio che deteneva fino al 1760. Il 9 maggio 1739 , il fratello maggiore di Edward, Robert, Lord Walpole , si dimise dal suo incarico di cancelliere del Pell per diventare revisore dei conti, ed Edward fu nominato a succedergli, mantenendo l'incarico fino alla sua morte  .