WILLES, Edward (1723-87), of Lincoln's Inn, London.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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Constituency

Dates

May 281 - 18 June 1747
1747 - 1754
21 Mar. 1767 - Jan. 1768

Family and Education

bap. 6 Nov. 1723, 2nd surv. s. of Sir John Willes, l.c.j. of common pleas, and yr. bro. of John Willes of Astrop, Northants. educ.Worcester, Oxf. 1738; L. Inn 1741, called 1747, bencher 1757. m. 23 Sept. 1752, Anne, da. of Rev. Edward Taylor of Sutton, Wilts., 3s.

Offices Held

K.C. 1756; solicitor-gen. 1766-8;