TURPIN, George (1529-83), of Knaptoft, Leics. and London.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1509-1558, ed. S.T. Bindoff, 1982
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Nov. 1554

Family and Education

b. 1529, posth. s. of John Turpin (d. 18 Jan. 1529) of Knaptoft by Rose, da. of Richard Ruthall of Moulsoe, Bucks. m. Frances, da. of (Sir) Robert Lane of Horton, Northants. 1s. William 1da. suc. bro. 1551. Kntd. 21 Aug. 1566.1

Offices Held

Commr. of oyer and terminer, Leics. 1554, eccles. causes, dioceses of Lincoln and Peterborough 1571, Lincoln 1575, musters, Leicester 1573, 1577, 1580; j.p. Leics. 1558/59, q. 1561-d.; steward, crown lands, Leics. 15