CAREW, Thomas II (1632-73), of Haccombe, Devon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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1661 - Sept. 1673

Family and Education

bap. 21 June 1632, 1st s. of Thomas Carew of Haccombe by Anne, da. of Thomas Clifford, DD, of Ugbrooke, Chudleigh. educ. M. Temple, entered 1649; Exeter, Oxf. 1650, BA 1653, MA 1655. m. (1) c.1650, Elizabeth, da. and coh. of Sir Henry Carew of Bickleigh, 3s (2 d.v.p.) 3da.; (2) lic. 20 June 1672, Martha, da. and coh. of Arthur Duck, DCL, of South Cadbury, Som., wid. of Nicholas Duck of Mount Radford, nr. Exeter, Devon, 1da. suc. fa. 1656; cr. Bt. 2 Aug. 1661.1

Offices Held

J.p. Devon Mar. 1660-d., commr. for militia Mar. 1660, capt. of militia horse Apr. 1660, commr. for assessment 1661-d., oyer and terminer, Exeter 1664, inquiry into Newfoundland govt. 1667; dep. lt. Devon 1670-d.; sub-commr. of prizes, Plymouth 1672-d.2

Gent. of the privy chamber 1668-d.3