Much Wenlock

Borough

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Background Information

Right of Election:

in the freemen

Number of voters:

about 350 in 1679

Elections

DateCandidateVotes
21 Apr. 1660SIR FRANCIS LAWLEY, Bt. 
 THOMAS WHITMORE 
4 Apr. 1661SIR THOMAS LITTLETON, 2nd Bt. 
 GEORGE WELD 
18 Feb. 1679SIR JOHN WELD132
 WILLIAM FORESTER154
 Sir Francis Lawley, Bt.126
 Sir Thomas Littleton, 2nd Bt.83
27 Aug. 1679WILLIAM FORESTER 
 JOHN WOLRYCHE 
 Sir John Weld 
 Sir Francis Lawley, Bt. 
18 Feb. 1681JOHN WOLRYCHE 
 WILLIAM FORESTER 
31 Mar. 1685THOMAS LAWLEY 
 GEORGE WELD 
14 Jan. 1689GEORGE WELD 
 WILLIAM FORESTER