TYLNEY, Frederick (?1653-1725), of Tylney Hall, Hants.
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Family and Education
b. ?1653, s. of Francis Tylney of Rotherwick, Hants by Dorothy, da. of Robert Henley of Bramshill. educ. Queen’s, Oxf. 22 Oct. 1669, aged 16. m. 7 Sept. 1688, Anne, da. of George Pitt of Strathfieldsaye, Hants, 1da. suc. fa. 1684.
Commr. to inquire into encroachments in the New Forest 1691-4.
Descended from a wealthy Hampshire family seated at Rotherwick since 1629,1 Tylney, a Tory, was defeated at Whitchurch in 1715. Recovering the seat at a by-election in 1721, but unseated on petition a month later, he was defeated at the general election of 1722. He died 2 Oct. 1725, his property passing after the death of his daughter, Anne, Baroness Craven, to his niece, whose husband, Sir Richard Child, Viscount Castlemaine, adopted the name of Tylney.
Ref Volumes: 1715-1754
Author: Paula Watson
- 1. VCH Hants, iv. 99.