LEY, Matthew (c.1545-1636), of Westbury and Teffont Evias, Wilts.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Constituency

Dates

Family and Education

b. c.1545, 2nd s. of Henry Ley and bro. of James. m. Mar./Nov. 1602, Margaret, da. of one Barret of Essex, wid. of Sir Humphrey Foster, s.p. suc. bro. William 1623.

Offices Held

Biography

In 1578 Matthew and his brother James bought from James, 6th Lord Mountjoy