ST. QUINTIN, Matthew Chitty (?1701-83), of Harpham, Yorks.

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

Constituency

Dates

1 Mar. 1728 - 1734

Family and Education

b. ?1701, yr. s. of Hugh St. Quintin of Amsterdam, merchant, by Catherine, da. of Matthew Chitty; bro. of Sir William St. Quintin, 4th Bt., and nephew of Sir William St. Quintin, 3rd Bt.. educ. Greenwich and Dr. Newcome’s acad. at Hackney; Sidney Sussex, Camb. 17 Apr. 1718, aged 16; M. Temple 1718. unm.

Offices Held

Biography

Matthew Chitty St. Quintin was brought in at Old Sarum by Thomas Pitt at a by-election in 1728, after standing unsuccessfully for his uncle’s former se