TREBY, George (?1726-61), of Plympton, Devon

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke., 1964
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14 Dec. 1747 - 5 Nov. 1761

Family and Education

b. ?1726, 1st s. of George Treby, M.P., sec. at war, of Plympton by Charity, da. and coh. of Roger Hele of Holwell, Devon, bro. of George Hele Treby.  educ. Exeter, Oxf. 26 Apr. 1743, aged 16.  unm.

Offices Held


Treby sat on his own interest at Plympton, and in Dupplin’s list of 1754 was classed as an Opposition Whig. Nothing is known of his political conduct in the Parliament of 1754-61, or of his attitude towards the new court.  He died 5 Nov. 1761.

Ref Volumes: 1754-1790

Author: Mary M. Drummond