BOYNTON, Sir Griffith, 6th Bt. (1745-78), of Burton Agnes, Yorks.
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Family and Education
b. 22 Feb. 1745, o.s. of Sir Griffith Boynton, 5th Bt., of Burton Agnes, by Agnes, da. of Thomas White of Wallingwells, Notts. educ. Corpus Christi, Camb. 1760. m. (1) 9 May 1762, Charlotte (d. 9 Sept. 1767), da. of Francis Topham, judge of the prerogative court of York, s.p.; (2) 1 Aug. 1768, Mary, da. of James Heblethwayte of Norton and Bridlington, Yorks., 3s. suc. fa. 22 Oct. 1761.
Boynton was returned for Beverley after a contest. His only known vote was for the motion to make Grenville’s Election Act permanent, 25 Feb. 1774, and there is no record of his having spoken in Parliament. He did not stand at the general election of 1774.
He died 6 Jan. 1778.