Martin (or Marten), Sir Henry


Martin (or Marten), Sir Henry
(1562-1641)
   Born in London. Educated at Oxford. Sent to the Palatinate, 1613; chancellor of London diocese, 1616; judge of the Admiralty Court, 1617-1641. A member of the Court of High Commission, 1620-1641. One of the commissioners appointed to negotiate a settlement in Canadian affairs between England and France, 1629-1630.
   Index: Ch English commissioner in matter of Canada, 214.
   Bib.: Dict. Nat. Biog.

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