BOCLAND, Maurice (1648-1710), of Standlynch, nr. Downton, Wilts.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1690-1715, ed. D. Hayton, E. Cruickshanks, S. Handley, 2002
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Constituency

Dates

30 Oct. 1678 - Mar. 1681
1685 - 1687
1689 - 1695
21 Feb. - 7 July 1698

Family and Education

b. 20 Apr. 1648, 3rd but o. surv. s. of Walter Bocland (Bockland)† of Standlynch by Helen, da. of Hubert Hacon of Norwich, Norf.  educ. Magdalen Coll. Oxf. 1664; I. Temple 1667; M. Temple 1669; Padua 1669.  m. (1) 10 Feb. 1673, Joan (d. 1689), da. of John Penruddock of Compton Chamberlayne, Wilts., sis. of Thomas Penruddock†, 3s. d.v.p. 6da. (1 d.v.p.); (2) by 1695, Mabel (with £2,000), da. of Sir Robert Dillington, 2nd Bt.†, of Knighton, I.o.W., sis. of Sir Tristram Dillington, 5th Bt.*, 2s., 1da.  suc. fa. 1670.1

Offices Held

Freeman, Salisbury 1680–4, Oct. 1688–d.2

Biography

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