CARLETON, Anthony (c.1522-76), of Brightwell Baldwin, Oxon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Family and Education

b. c.1522, 1st s. of John Carleton of Walton-on-Thames, Surr. and Brightwell Baldwin by Joyce, da. of John Welbeck of Oxenhoath, Kent; bro. of George. m. Anne (d. 3 Apr. 1562), da. and coh. of Thomas Perient of Digswell, Herts., 1s. d.v.p. 1da.; (2) by Joyce, da. of Sir John Goodwin of Upper Winchendon, Bucks., wid. of Robert Saunders of Flore, Northants., 2s. 4da. suc. fa. 1551.1

Offices Held

‘Gent. waiter unplaced’ by 1559; escheator, Oxon. and Berks. ?Feb.-Nov. 1559; receiver-gen. Beds. and Bucks. Sept. 1559-Feb. 1565; j.p.q. Oxon. by 1559; commr. sewers, Bucks., Oxon. and Berks. 1567; commr. musters, Oxon. by 1573.2