CONYERS, John (1717-75), of Copt Hall, Essex.
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Family and Education
b. 13 Dec. 1717, 1st s. of Edward Conyers of Copt Hall. educ. Univ. Coll. Oxf. 1735. m. (1) Hannah (d. 4 Apr. 1745), da. of Richard Warner of North Elmham, Norf. s.p.; (2) 13 Jan. 1747, cos. Lady Henrietta Frances Fermor, da. of Thomas, 1st Earl of Pomfret, 13 ch.1 suc. fa. 1742.
Verderer of Waltham forest and Essex at d.
Conyers sat for Reading as a Tory. Lord Egmont, in his electoral survey c.1749-50, wrote: ‘John Conyers to continue’, but he did not stand in 1754.
He died 8 Sept. 1775.
Ref Volumes: 1715-1754
Author: J. B. Lawson
- 1. Nichols, Leics. ii (2), p. 457; M. I. at Epping.