BURY, Thomas (b. ?1709), of Colliton, Devon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1741 - 1754

Family and Education

b. ?1709, s. of Thomas Bury of Colliton by Elizabeth, da. of Sir Arthur Chichester, 3rd Bt., of Youlston, Devon. educ. Balliol, Oxf. 7 Mar. 1737, aged 17; M. Temple 1738. m. 23 Aug. 1748, Mary Molineux of Albemarle St., St. James’s, Westminster.

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Bury was returned for Newport by his brother-in-law, Sir William Morice. As a Tory he was not re-nominated by Humphry Morice, who succeeded to the Morice estates in 1750. The date of his death has not been ascertained.

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Author: Eveline Cruickshanks