LEVESON, Walter (1551-1602), of Lilleshall Abbey, Salop and Trentham, Staffs.

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. 1551, 1st s. of Sir Richard Leveson of Lilleshall by Mary, da. of Edward Fitton of Gawsworth, Cheshire. educ. Shrewsbury 1562. m. (1) Anne, da. of Sir Andrew and sis. of Richard Corbet II, 1s.; (2) Susan, da. of John Vernon of Hodnet, s.p. suc. fa. 1559. Kntd. 1587.1

Offices Held

J.p. Salop from 1575-c.93, Staffs. from c.1577-c.93; sheriff, Salop 1575-6, Staffs. 1586-7; commr. musters.