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 Denzil Holles

Denzil Holles

Birth
Nottinghamshire, England
Death 21 Feb 1680 (aged 81)
England
Burial Dorchester, West Dorset District, Dorset, England
Memorial ID 18695 · View Source
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An important figure in the English Civil War - at first a supporter of Cromwell, and maintained Parliament when the King wished to dissolve it by the simple expedient of forcing the Speaker to remain in the chair. After Cromwell's death, however, Holles helped to restore the monarchy.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 3 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18695
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Denzil Holles (31 Oct 1598–21 Feb 1680), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18695, citing St Peter Church, Dorchester, West Dorset District, Dorset, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .