WINDSOR, Hon. Thomas (c.1669-1738), of Tardebigge, Worcs.

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

Dates

1710 - 1 Jan. 1712

Family and Education

b. c.1669, 2nd s. of Thomas, 1st Earl of Plymouth (d.1687), being 1st s. by 2nd w. Ursula, da. and coh. of Sir Thomas Widdrington of Cheeseburn Grange, Northumb.; bro. of Dixie Windsor m. 28 Aug. 1703, aged 33, Lady Charlotte Herbert (d. 17 Nov. 1733), da. of Philip, 7th Earl of Pembroke, wid. of John, 2nd Baron Jeffreys of Wem, 2s. (1 d.v.p.). cr. Visct. Windsor of Blackcastle [I] 19 June 1699, Baron Mountjoy of the Isle of Wight 1 Jan. 1712.

Offices Held

Page of honour 1685-Dec. 1688; groom of the bedchamber 1692-1702.1

Cornet, Lord Plymouth’s Horse (later 3 Dgn. Gds. 1685), capt. regt. of Sir John Fenwick 1687, lt.-col. regt. of Viscount Colchester ( Richard Savage) 1690-4; col. of horse 1694-7, 1702-7, 1711-12, 3 Dgn. Gds. 1712-17; brig. 1702; maj.-gen. 1704; lt.-gen. 1710.

Freeman, Worcester 1685; steward, manor of Reigate 1695-7.2

Biography

Windsor’s father, the second cousin of