CORDELL, Sir John, 2nd Bt. (1646-90), of Long Melford, nr. Sudbury, Suff.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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Family and Education

b. 10 Nov. 1646, 1st s. of Sir Robert Cordell, 1st Bt. educ. Bury St. Edmunds g.s. 1656; travelled abroad 1663-6. m. by 1674, Elizabeth, da. of Thomas Waldegrave of Smallbridge, Suff., 1s. 2da. suc. fa. Jan. 1680.1

Offices Held

Commr. for assessment, Suff. 1673-80, 1689-d., maj. of militia ft. 1677-?Apr. 1688, j.p. 1683-July 1688, 1689-d., Sudbury 1684; dep. lt. Suff. 1685-?Apr. 1688, 1689-d.; alderman, Sudbury 1685-Mar. 1688.2