HUNT, George (?1720-98), of Lanhydrock, nr. Bodmin, Cornw.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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19 Jan. 1753 - 1784

Family and Education

b. ?1720, 2nd s. of Thomas Hunt of Mollington, Cheshire by Mary Vere, da. of Russell Robartes, M.P., sis. of Henry, 3rd Earl of Radnor. educ. Queen’s, Oxf. 10 Mar. 1738, aged 17. unm. suc. uncle, the 3rd Earl of Radnor, at Lanhydrock 1741.

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Hunt’s estate at Lanhydrock carried an important interest at Bodmin, for which he was returned in 1753, after contesting it unsuccessfully in 1747. He died 8 Nov. 1798.

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Author: Eveline Cruickshanks