CAREW, Sir Nicholas, 1st Bt. (1687-1727), of Beddington, nr. Croydon, Surr.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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13 Dec. 1708 - 1710
17 Mar. 1714 - 1722
1722 - 18 Mar. 1727

Family and Education

b. 6 Feb. 1687, o.s. of Sir Francis Carew by Anne, da. of William Boteler. m. c.1709, Elizabeth (who afterwards m. William Chetwynd), da. of Nicholls Hackett of North Crawley, Bucks., 2s. 2da. suc. fa. 1689; cr. Bt. 11 Jan. 1715.

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Carew came of an old Surrey family, seated at Beddington since the end of the 14th century. Returned as a Whig for Haslemere, he supported the Administration after 1715, except on the peerage bill, which he opposed. In the absence of an Onslow candidate he successfully contested Surrey in 1722, dying shortly before the next general election, 18 Mar. 1727.

Ref Volumes: 1715-1754

Author: Romney R. Sedgwick