CORNWALLIS, Hon. James (1701-27).
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Family and Education
Lt. R.N. 1720; cdr. of Griffin fire-ship.
Soon after coming of age James Cornwallis was returned by his elder brother, Lord Cornwallis, for the family borough of Eye as a government supporter. He died just before the next general election, 28 May 1727.