CHETWYND, William (c.1691-1744), of Beddington, Surr.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1722 - 1727

Family and Education

b. c.1691, 2nd s. of John Chetwynd of Ludlow, Salop and bro. of Walter Chetwynd, paymaster of the pensions and bounties. educ. perhaps Eton c.1706-7; Queens’, Camb. 1708; M. Temple 1707, called 1714. m. 30 May 1728, Elizabeth, da. and h. of Nicholls Hackett of North Crawley, Bucks.,1 wid. of Sir Nicholas Carew, 1st Bt., of Beddington, s.p.

Offices Held


Returned as a government supporter in 1722, Chetwynd did not stand again. He died 24 July 1744.

Ref Volumes: 1715-1754

Author: R. S. Lea


  • 1. Pol. State, xxxv, 608; Hist. Reg. 1728, chron. p. 31; VCH Bucks. iv. 331.