EDWIN, Charles (c.1699-1756), of Llanmihangel Plas, Glam.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke., 1964
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31 Dec. 1741 - 1747
1747 - 29 June 1756

Family and Education

b. c.1699, o.s. of Samuel Edwin of Llanmihangel Plas, M.P. (and gd.-s. of Sir Humphrey Edwin, ld. mayor of London 1698), by Lady Catherine Montagu, da. of Robert, 3rd Earl of Manchester. m. 1 May 1736, Lady Charlotte Hamilton, da. of James, 4th Duke of Hamilton [S], s.p. suc. fa. 1722; to estates of his uncle Thomas Edwin in Surr., Suss. and Northants. 1735.

Offices Held

Sheriff, Northants. 1739-40.


Returned unopposed for Glamorgan in 1754, Edwin was classed by Dupplin as Tory.  He died 29 June 1756.

Ref Volumes: 1754-1790

Author: A. N. Newman