VERNON, Sir Charles (c.1683-1762), of Farnham, Surr.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke., 1964
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27 Jan. 1731 - 1734
17 Feb. 1735 - 1741
1747 - 1761

Family and Education

b. c.1683 s. of Sir Thomas Vernon, London merchant, director of New East India Co.  m. bef. 1717, Anne Catherine, da. of George Vernon of Farnham, 4s. 2da.  suc. fa. 10 Feb. 1711; kntd. 27 Oct. 1717.

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Vernon was returned at Ripon on the interest of his son-in-law William Aislabie, and was classed by Dupplin as ‘doubtful’. Nothing further is known of his political attitude in the Parliament of 1754-61.

He died 4 Apr. 1762.

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Author: Eveline Cruickshanks