SPRING, Sir William, 2nd Bt. (1642-84), of Pakenham, Suff.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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Oct. 1679

Family and Education

b. May 1642, o. surv. s. of Sir William Spring, 1st Bt., of Pakenham by Elizabeth, da. of Sir Hamon L’Estrange of Hunstanton, Norf. educ. Bury St. Edmunds g.s. 1656; Christ’s, Camb. 1658. m. (1) lic. 11 Oct. 1661, Mary (d. 23 Oct. 1662), da. of Sir Dudley North, 4th Lord North, 1s. d.v.p.; (2) 3 Feb. 1667, Sarah, da. of Sir Robert Cordell, 1st Bt., of Long Melford, Suff., 3s. 3da. suc. fa. 17 Dec. 1654.1

Offices Held

Commr. for assessment, Suff. 1661-80, j.p. aft. 1666-70, sheriff 1674-5.