BAYLIS, Thomas (c.1562-1605), of St. Peter's, Droitwich, Worcs.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Family and Education

b. c.1562, 1st s. of John Baylis of Droitwich. educ.Magdalen, Oxf. 1578, aged 16; Lyon’s Inn; L. Inn 1583. m. c.1596, Eleanor, da. of Sir Richard Leveson of Lilleshall, Staffs., and sis. of Sir Walter Leveson, 1s. 3da.

Offices Held


Baylis owned houses, cottages and salt-pans in Droitwich, and property in Oddingley and Hanbury, to the east. He died 27 Dec. 1605, leaving a son of 14, also named Thomas.

C142/301/77, 341/56.

Ref Volumes: 1558-1603

Author: R.C.G.