GRANTHAM, Thomas II (1573-1630), of Goltho, Lincs. and St. Katherine's, Lincoln.

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

Dates

Family and Education

b. 1573, 1st s. of Vincent Grantham of Goltho and St. Katherine’s, and bro, of Francis. educ. Christ Church, Oxf. 1589; L. Inn 1592. m. (1) Frances (d.1619), da. of John Puckering, 4s. 3da.; (2) Lucy, da. of William Boughton of Lawford, Warws., wid. of Sir Henry Sacheverell of Radcliffe-on-Soar, Notts., 1da. suc. fa. 1581. Kntd. 1603.

Offices Held

Freeman, Lincoln 1597; j.p.q. Lincs. (Kesteven, Lindsey) from c.1600, sheriff, Lincs. 1600-1.

Biography

Grantham was the heir to a considerable estate and after his father’s death he became the ward of