Reference Entry

Lenthall, William, appointed Lord Lenthall under the protectorate (1591-1662), lawyer and speaker of the House of Commons

Stephen K. Roberts

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Family background and early career | The Long Parliament | The speaker during the civil war | Speaker during the Commonwealth | Speaker and Cromwellian office-holder | Collapse of the republic and the restoration of monarchy | Assessment

Reference Entry.  5648 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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