BUDGEN, Thomas (d.1772), of West Newdigate, Surr. and Shrub Hill, Dorking.
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Family and Education
5th s. but eventually h. of Edward Budgen of West Newdigate by Elizabeth, da. of James Ede of Cudworth, Surr. m. bef. 1741, Penelope, da. of Daniel Smith, gov. of Nevis, 1s. 1da. suc. bro. March 1731.
Budgen, a country gentleman, whose family had been seated at West Newdigate since 1636, was returned unopposed for Surrey at a by-election in 1751. Classed as a government supporter in 1754, he died 3 Mar. 1772.