CODRINGTON, Sir William, 2nd Bt. (1719-92), of Dodington, Glos.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1747 - 1761
1761 - 11 Mar. 1792

Family and Education

b. 26 Oct. 1719, 1st s. of Sir William Codrington, 1st Bt.. educ. Westminster 1736; Univ. Coll. Oxf. 1736. m. 22 Feb. 1736, Anne Acton of Fulham, Mdx., 1s. 1da. suc. fa. 17 Dec. 1738.

Offices Held


Codrington was returned for Beverley in 1747, probably on the interest of his uncle, Slingsby Bethell, who owned considerable property in that part of Yorkshire. He was classed as a government supporter. He died 11 Mar. 1792.

Ref Volumes: 1715-1754

Author: Romney R. Sedgwick