Wallingford

Borough

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
Available from Boydell and Brewer

Elections

DateCandidate
9 Jan. 1559THOMAS MYND
 JOHN FORTESCUE I
1562/3WILLIAM DUNCH
 THOMAS BROWNE
1571THOMAS DUDLEY
 EDMUND DUNCH
28 Apr. 1572THOMAS DIGGES
 JOHN FORTESCUE I
9 Nov. 1584CHRISTOPHER EDMONDS
 RICHARD KNOLLYS
26 Sept. 1586RICHARD KNOLLYS
 THOMAS STAMPE
2 Oct. 1588MICHAEL MOLYNS
 THOMAS STAMPE
1593THOMAS FORTESCUE I
 ANTHONY BACON
26 Sept. 1597THOMAS FORTESCUE I
 OWEN OGLETHORPE
29 Sept. 1601JOHN HERBERT
 HENRY DOYLEY
1601THOMAS FORTESCUE I vice Herbert, chose to sit for Glamorganshire

Main Article

The borough of Wallingford was governed by a mayor, three aldermen and 12 assistants. Parliamentary returns were made by ‘the mayor, burgesses and commonalty’. The royal property in