HUNGERFORD, John (c.1560-1636), of Cadnam, Wilts.
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Family and Education
b. c.1560, 1st s. of Walter Hungerford of Cadnam by Frances, da. of John Cock† of Broxbourne, Herts. educ. I. Temple 1580. m. Elizabeth, da. of Sir Thomas Estcourt of Shipton, Glos., 5s. 3da.
J.p. Wilts. and Glos. by 1594; sheriff, Glos. 1597-8, Wilts. 1605-6.
Of a minor branch of the family, Hungerford was returned four times at Wootton Bassett through his own local standing. In 1593 he may have attended a cloth committee to which the burgesses for Wootton Bassett were appointed (15 Mar.). He left little mark on the records in this period. He died in 1636.
PCC 77 Pile; Wilts. Vis. Peds. (Harl. Soc. cv, cvi), 94; D’Ewes, 501.