CURZON, Penn Assheton (1757-97), of Gopsall Hall, Leics.
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Family and Education
bap. 31 Jan. 1757, 1st s. of Assheton Curzon, by his 1st w. Esther Hanmer. educ. Westminster 1768; B.N.C. Oxf. 1774. m. 31 July 1787, Hon. Sophia Charlotte Howe, da. and h. of Richard, 4th Visct.Howe, 3s. 1da. suc. uncle Charles Jennens, of Gopsall, Leics. 1773.
In 1784 Curzon successfully contested Leominster. He is listed by William Adam as a Government supporter. His only reported votes were with Opposition on Richmond’s fortifications plan, 27 Feb. 1786, and with Administration on the Regency, 1788-9. There is no record of his having spoken in the House.
He died v.p. 3 Sept. 1797.