WALSINGHAM, Thomas (c.1526-84), of Scadbury, Chislehurst, Kent.
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Family and Education
b. c.1526, o. surv. s. of Sir Edmund Walsingham† of Scadbury, lt. of the Tower, by his 1st w. Catherine, da. and coh. of John Gunter of Chilworth, Surr. educ. L. Inn 1542. m. by 1556, Dorothy (d.1584), da. of Sir John Guildford† of Benenden, 5s. inc. Sir Thomas 8da. suc. fa. 10 Feb. 1550. Kntd. 1573.
J.p. Kent from c.1559, q. from c.1569, sheriff 1563-4; gov. Lewisham g.s. 1574.
Though he may have had a minor office under Edward VI, Walsingham, unlike h