HORNER, Maurice (d.1621), of Cloford, Som.

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

3rd s. of Sir John Homer of Cloford, by his 1st w. Meriel, da. of John Malte of London, and bro. of Thomas. educ. M. Temple 1583.

Offices Held


Homer came into Parliament for Taunton through the influence of his family when the death of Alexander Pym created a vacancy in February 1585. He died in February 1621 and was buried in Cloford church.

Collinson, Som. ii. 206; M.T. Recs. i. 260, 294; C2 Eliz. H. 23/43.

Ref Volumes: 1558-1603

Author: W.J.J.


  • 1. Did not serve for the full duration of the Parliament.