ALANSON, William (by 1519-54/55 or later), of Lincoln.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1509-1558, ed. S.T. Bindoff, 1982
Available from Boydell and Brewer



Family and Education

b. by 1519, 2nd s. of Robert Alanson of Lincoln.2

Offices Held

Sheriff, Lincoln 1540-1, alderman by 1542-d., mayor 1542-3.3


At the time of his father’s death in 1540 William Alanson was beginning his civic career. It is not certain whether he was elected to the Parliament of 1