WENDY, Thomas (1614-73), of Haslingfield, Cambs.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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1661 - 17 Nov. 1673

Family and Education

b. 8 Feb. 1614, 1st s. of Francis Wendy of Wolston, Warws. by Elizabeth, da. of Nicholas Wentworth of Lillingstone Lovell, Oxon. educ. Balliol, Oxf. 1631; G. Inn 1633; travelled abroad 1636-8. m. Letitia (d. 17 Apr. 1696), da. of Sir Francis Willoughby of Wollaton, Notts., 2s. d.v.p. suc. fa. 1615, uncle in Haslingfield estate 1623; KB 23 Apr. 1661.1

Offices Held

Sheriff, Cambs. 1638-9, commr. for assessment 1640-1, 1048, Aug. 1660-d., disarming recusants 1641, militia 1648, Mar. 1660, j.p. Mar. 1660-d.; commr. for oyer and terminer, Norf. circuit July 1660-d.; dep. lt. Cambs. c. Aug. 1660-d., commr. for corporations 1662-3, loyal and indigent officers 1662, complaints, Bedford level 1663, pontage, Cambridge 16