Dover

Borough

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Elections

DateCandidate
13 Jan. 1559THOMAS WARREN
 JOHN ROBINS
1562/3JOHN ROBINS
 THOMAS WARREN
1571THOMAS ANDREWS II
 JOHN PINCHON
1572THOMAS ANDREWS II
 THOMAS WARREN
[?14] Nov. 1584RICHARD BARREY
 JOHN MOORE II
1586RICHARD BARREY
 JOHN MOORE II
1588THOMAS FANE
 EDWARD STEPHENS
1593THOMAS FANE
 THOMAS ELWOOD
22 Oct. 1597THOMAS FANE
 WILLIAM LEONARD
1601GEORGE FANE
 GEORGE NEWMAN

Main Article

Dover was the most important of the Cinque Ports and, by the beginning of Elizabeth’s reign, had already enjoyed several centuries of strong a