SIBTHORP, Coningsby (1706-79), of Canwick Hall, Lincs.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1734 - 1741
1747 - 1754
1761 - 1768

Family and Education

b. 1706, 2nd s. of John Sibthorp, M.P. for Lincoln, by Mary, da. and coh. of Humphrey Browne. educ. Westminster 1718; Hart Hall and Magdalen, Oxf. 1724-8. unm. suc. bro. 1727.

Offices Held

Sheriff, Lincs. 1733-4.


In 1727 Sibthorp inherited Canwick Hall, one mile from Lincoln, for which he was returned as a Tory in 1734, voting against the Administration except on the motion for the removal of Walpole in February 1741. H