Quantcast
TS
19 views this week
Thomas Stoughton

Thomas Stoughton

English politician
The basics
About
Occupations Politician
Gender male
The details
Biography

Thomas Stoughton (25 March 1521–1576), of Stoughton, Surrey and West Stoke, Sussex, was an English politician.

Family

The Stoughton family had long sat in Parliament for this area. Stoughton was the son of Lawrence Stoughton of Stoughton and Anne nee Combes of Guildford. Stoughton married twice, first to Anne Fleming from London, no recorded children. His second wife, who he married on 27 February 1553, was Elizabeth Lewknor of Tangmere, Sussex. They had two sons, both MPs: Adrian (for Haslemere and Chichester) and Lawrence (who represented Guildford), as well as two daughters.

Career

Stoughton was a Member of Parliament for Chichester in March 1553, October 1553, April 1554 and 1563. He represented Guildford in 1547, 1559 and 1572.

The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
comments so far.
Comments
arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up arrow-down instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube stumbleupon comments comments pandora gplay iheart tunein pandora gplay iheart tunein itunes