HATCHER, Thomas (c.1589-1677), of Careby, Lincs.

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

Dates

Apr. 1640
Nov. 1640
1660

Family and Education

b. c.1589, 1st s. of Sir John Hatcher of Careby by Anne, da. of James Crewes of Fotheringay, Northants. educ. Emmanuel, Camb. 1603; L. Inn 1607. m. 14 Oct. 1617, Katherine, da. of William Ayscough of South Kelsey, Lincs., 1s. 1da. suc. fa. 1640.2

Offices Held

J.p. Lincs. (Kesteven) c. 1634-50, 1656-62, (Holland) 1656-July 1660; commr. for militia, Lincs. 1642, 1648, Mar. 1660, sequestration 1643, levying of money 1643, defence, eastern association 1643, assessment, Lincs. 1644-5, (Lindsey and Kesteven) 1647, Aug. 1660-1, (Lindsey) 1648, Lincs. 1649, 1657, Jan. 1660, 1661-3, 1664-d., new model ordinance 1643, oyer and terminer, Midland circuit July 1660.

Capt. of horse (parliamentary) 1642, col. by 1645; gov. Lincoln 1644-5.3

Commr. for Scotland 1643-6, exclusion from sacrament 1646, compounding 1647-8, scandalous offences 1648, Admiralty 1648.

Biography

Hatcher’s great-grandfather, regius professor of physic and vice-chancellor of Cambridge University, acquired the manor o