BRODEGATE, Thomas (by 1485-1526), of Salisbury, Wilts.

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 1485, s. of John Brodegate by w. Agnes. m. (1) Joan; (2) Joan; (3) Catherine; (4) Agnes; at least 1s.2

Offices Held

Member of the Forty-Eight, Salisbury 1506, of the Twenty-Four 1509, constable 1507, alderman, Market ward 1508, auditor 1518, 1524, mayor 1520-1.3


A merchant, Thomas Brodegate seems to have migrated to Salisbury from Kendal in Westmorland, as in his will he left 40s. each to the churches of St. Thomas, Salisbury, and Holy Trinity, Kendal, for prayers for himself, his parents and his wives. After his admission to the Forty-Eight his civic career followed the standard progression