Richard Amherst 1600-1664
Richard AMHERST 1600-1664
Of Bayhall, Kent, Amherst was the eldest son of Richard Amherst. In 1627 he married Dorothy, daughter of John Cradock of Luddesdowne. The pair had a son, William, (1641/2-63) and a daughter, Dorothy.
Books with his armorial stamp survive. The stamp seems also to have been used by William.