British Offices and Honours
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The Right Honourable Sir Charles Hedges

  • Baptized: 30 January 1650
  • Died: 10 June 1714

Known as[]

  • 1650-1689: Charles Hedges
  • 1689-1698: Sir Charles Hedges
  • 1698-1700: Sir Charles Hedges, M.P.
  • 1700-1701: The Rt. Hon. Sir Charles Hedges
  • 1701-1714: The Rt. Hon. Sir Charles Hedges, M.P.

Education[]

  • Magdalen College, Oxford

Offices[]

Sinecures[]

  • Judge of the Admiralty, 1689-1714

Chivalric Orders[]

  • Knight bachelor, 1689

Privy Council[]

Parliamentary Seats[]

  • Member of Parliament for Orford, 1698-1700
  • Member of Parliament for Dover, 1701
  • Member of Parliament for Malmesbury, 1701-1702
  • Member of Parliament for Calne, 1702-1705
  • Member of Parliament for West Looe, 1705-1713
  • Member of Parliament for East Looe, 1713-1714


Preceded by:
James Vernon
Secretary of State for the Northern Department
1700–1701
Succeeded by:
James Vernon
Preceded by:
James Vernon
Secretary of State for the Northern Department
1702–1704
Succeeded by:
Robert Harley
Preceded by:
The Earl of Nottingham
Secretary of State for the Southern Department
1704–1706
Succeeded by:
The Earl of Sunderland