WENMAN, Thomas, 2nd Visct. Wenman of Tuam [I] (c.1596-1665), of Thame Park, Oxon. and Twyford, Bucks.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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Apr. 1640
Nov. 1640

Family and Education

b. c.1596, 1st s. of Sir Richard Wenman, 1st Visct. Wenman of Tuam [I], by 1st w. Agnes, da. of Sir George Former of Easton Neston, Northants. educ. Balliol, Oxf. matric. 23 Nov. 1604, aged 8; I. Temple 1613. m. 1617, Margaret (d. 1 May 1658), da. and coh. of Edmund Hampden of Wendover, Bucks., 1s. d.v.p. 6da. Kntd. 10 Sept. 1617; suc. fa. 3 Apr. 1640.2

Offices Held

J.p. Oxon. by 1634-48, Mar. 1660-d., Bucks. July 1660-d.; commr. for sewers, Berks. and Oxon. 1634, oyer and terminer, Berks., Glos. and Oxon. 1637, 1640, Oxford circuit July 1660, execution of ordinances, Bucks. and Oxon. 1644, appeals, Oxf. Univ. 1647, militia, Bucks. and Oxon. 1648, Mar. 1660, assessment, Blacks and Oxen. 1647-8, Oxon. Aug. 1660-d., Bucks. 1661-3.3

Commr. for treaty of Uxbridge 1645, exclusion from sacrament 1646, scandalous offences 1648, treaty of Newport 1648.