HASKINS STILES, Benjamin (c.1684-1739), of Bowden Park, nr. Chippenham, Wilts. and Moor Park, Herts.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
Available from Boydell and Brewer



8 Feb. 1721 - 1734

Family and Education

b. c.1684, 1st s. of Joseph Haskins Stiles (formerly Haskins), sometime merchant of Amsterdam, by Sarah, 1st da. of Sir John Eyles, M.P., ld. mayor of London 1688, bro. of Sir Francis Eyles, 1st Bt. m. (1) by 1708, 1s. 2da. d.v.p. young; (?2) by Aug. 1733, Jane.1 suc. fa. 1714; yr. bro. Joseph 1719.

Offices Held


Benjamin Haskins Stiles’s father was partner and heir of his maternal uncle Robert Stiles (d. 1680), a wealthy Amsterdam merchant and native of Wantage, Berks. His sister married Sir J