Sir John Beaumont, 1st Baronet

Sir John Beaumont, 1st Baronet (1583 – 19 April 1627 or c. 1582 – c. April 1627) was an English poet.He was born at Grace Dieu Manor, Thringstone in Leicestershire, the second son of the judge, Sir Francis Beaumont and Anne Pierrepont.The deaths of his father (in 1598) and of his elder brother, Sir Henry Beaumont (in 1605), made the poet the head of this brilliant family: the dramatist, Francis Beaumont, was his younger brother.