Their brother, later Sir Justinian Isham
(1611-75), became a royalist during the Civil War and a founder member of the Royal Society
. He married in 1634, and his wife, Jane, had five babies (all...
Family and Intimate relationships
Other candidates whom her family pressed her to marry included Sir Thomas Osborne
(a cousin), Henry Cromwell
, and Sir Justinian Isham
, a widower with children, a middle-aged and publicly distinguished figure (brother of...