HUNGERFORD, Sir Edward (by 1532-1607), of Farleigh Castle, Som.

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. by 1532, 2nd s. of Sir Walter Hungerford, Lord Hungerford of Heytesbury (exec. 1540), being 1st s. by his 2nd w. Alice, da. of William, 1st Lord Sandys; half-bro. of Sir Walter Hungerford. m. (1) aft. 1574, Jane, da. of Sir Anthony Hungerford of Down Ampney, Glos., wid. of William Forster of Aldermaston, Berks.; (2) Cecily, da. of Sir John Tufton, 1st Bt., of Hothfield, Kent. suc. half-bro. Sir Walter c.1596. Kntd. 1601.

Offices Held

Gent. pens. by May 1558-83; j.p. Wilts. by 158