STEELE, William (d.1748), of Lamorbey, in Bexley, Kent.
Available from Boydell and Brewer
Family and Education
m. (settlement 14 June 1723) Mary Turner, 3s. 4da.
Director, E.I. Co. 1742-d.
William Steele, a merchant, of unknown parentage, was returned unopposed at Hindon, a venal borough, in 1741. Voting with the Administration in all recorded divisions, he was classed as an Old Whig in 1746, but did not stand again. He died shortly before 9 July 1748, appointing his friend John Selwyn to be his executor.1
Ref Volumes: 1715-1754
Author: R. S. Lea
- 1. PCC 226 Strahan.