SNEYD, William I (c.1614-95), of Keele, Staffs.

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. c.1614, 2nd s. of Ralph Sneyd (d.1643) of Keele by Felicia, da. of Nicholas Archbold of Uttoxeter; bro. of Ralph Sneyd. educ. Chell g.s. (Mr Stevenson); Caius, Camb., matric. 7 July 1632, aged 18; G. Inn 1634. m. Elizabeth, da. of Robert Audley of Great Gransden Hunts., 2s. suc. bro. 1650.1

Offices Held

Commr. for assessment, Staffs. 1657, Aug. 1660-80, 1680-90, oyer and terminer, Oxford circuit July 1660; j.p. Staffs. July 1660-d., dep. lt. c. Aug. 1660-89 commr. for corporations 1662-3, sheriff 1663-4, commr. for recusants 1675.