Sir Edward Stradling, 2nd Baronet
Sir Edward Stradling, 2nd Baronet (1601 – 20 June 1644) was an English politician at the time of the Civil War.
Stradling was a keen business man, and took undertakings in London water and in the soap industry. He married Mary, daughter of Sir Thomas Mansel of Margam, and they had a child Edward. Stradling was elected Member of Parliament for Glamorgan in the Short Parliament of 1640.
In 1642 during the First English Civil War, Stradling marched with troops from Glamorgan to join with Charles I at Shrewsbury. Stradling was a colonel of a regiment of foot at the Battle of Edgehill, a conflict in which he was taken prisoner. He died the next year at Oxford and was buried in Jesus College chapel on 21 June 1644.
- Stradling Family National Library of Wales