NEWTE, Henry (1609-70), of Tiverton, Devon and Lyon's Inn.

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

Dates

19 Nov. 1660

Family and Education

bap. June 1609, 1st s. of Henry Newte, attorney, of Tiverton. educ. Lyon’s Inn. m. Alice, 1da.1

Offices Held

Town clerk, Tiverton 1625-55, mayor (twice); commr. for assessment, Devon Aug. 1660-9; j.p. Tiverton 1665.2

Biography

Newte’s father, who settled in Tiverton towards the end of the reign of Elizabeth I, was named town clerk in the charter of 1615, 16 and ten years later was allowed to associate Newte in the office. He was in ar