LISTER, Thomas (1723-61), of Gisburn Park, nr. Clitheroe, Yorks.
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Family and Education
b. 19 Jan. 1723, 1st s. of Thomas Lister. educ. Westminster 1736; Emmanuel, Camb. 1742. m. 3 Sept. 1748, Beatrix, da. of Jessop Hulton of Hulton Park, Lancs., 1s. 2da. suc. fa. 1745.
Lister, a Tory like his father, voted against the Government on the Hanoverians in 1746. The 2nd Lord Egmont in his electoral survey c.1749-50, wrote of him: ‘Though reputed a strong and sour Jacobite, he has talked otherwise of late, and that if it were not for proscription there would not be a Jacobite in England’.
He died 29 Nov. 1761.