TREBY, George (c.1685-aft.1727).

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1722 - 1727

Family and Education

b. c.1685, o.s. of James Treby; nephew of Sir George Treby, M.P., and cos. of George Treby of Plympton.1

Offices Held

Lt. in Col. Roger Townshend’s Ft. Apr. 1706; capt. Col. de Magny’s Portuguese regt. of Ft. 1709; capt. 10 Drag. Gds. 1715; capt. and lt. col. 1 Ft. Gds. Jan. 1720, res. Mar. 1727.

Capt. and gov. Dartmouth castle 1720.


Treby was returned unopposed on the Treasury interest for Dartmouth, no doubt through the influence of his cousin, George Treby of Plympton. He did not stand again. The date of his death is unknown.

Ref Volumes: 1715-1754

Author: Shirley Matthews


  • 1. PCC 29 Dyer; PCC 61 Buckingham.