ALANSON, Robert (by 1472-1540), of Lincoln.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1509-1558, ed. S.T. Bindoff, 1982
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Family and Education

b. by 1472. m. (1) Hawys; (2) Alice; (3) Catherine; at least 2s. inc. William 2da.3

Offices Held

Sheriff, Lincoln 1493-4, mayor 1501-2, 1511-12, 1524-5, 1535-6, alderman by 1511-d., j.p. by 1511-d.; commr. subsidy, Lincoln 1523, 1524, sewers, Lincs. 1531.4


Robert Alanson was a jeweller or goldsmith of Lincoln whose parentage is unknown and whose career remains obscure until 1511, when the beginning of his second mayoralty