Parkhurst, Robert, Sir -1636)

Robert Parkhurst, citizen and alderman of London, was Lord Mayor in 1634, knighted 24 May 1635, and died 19 October 1636. In 1632 he gave £50 to Sion College to buy books. [Entry in benefactors’ register for 1632: “Robert Parkhurst civilian and Alderman of London gave fifty pownds wherewith were bought these books.”]

Seat / Residence(s): London
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Parkhurst, Robert, Sir (Stamp 1) Helmet: Esquire
Crest: Out of an earl’s coronet a stag’s head erased
Arms: A cross ermine between four stags trippant
Heraldic Charges: coronet, earl's, out of a, Heraldic Charges: cross between, Heraldic Charges: stag's head erased, Heraldic Charges: stags trippant (4)