FAWETHER, alias FAIRWEATHER, John (d.1593), of Hull, Yorks.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Mayor, Hull 1571-2, 1576-7.


Fawether was chosen in January 1581 to replace James Clerkson for the third session of the 1572 Parliament but on 18 Mar. 1581, at the end of the session, the House changed its mind and disallowed the substitution.

York Wills (Yorks. Arch Soc. rec. ser. xxii), 169; Tickell, Hist. Hull, 676; Charters of Kingston-upon-Hull, ed. Boyle, 88 n; Hull corp. bench bk. 4. f. 221; D'Ewes, 308.

Ref Volumes: 1558-1603

Author: A. M. Mimardière


  • 1. Served as substitute in 1581 session.