Sir John Aubrey bart.

1739 - 1826


Biography

MP for seven different constituencies between 1768 and 1826, dying as the Father of the House. The sale of the mortgage interest of Earl and Countess Tankerville and Sir John Aubrey bart. in Sir George Colebrooke's estates [and enslaved people] on Antigua announced on 30/07/1796 for 27/08/1796 was cancelled 13/08/1796 without explanation. Sir George Colebrooke's nieces had married Charles Earl of Tankerville and Sir John Aubrey, but the nature of their 'mortgage interest' has yet to be established by LBS.

Sources

http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1820-1832/member/aubrey-sir-john-1739-1826; London Gazette 13917 30/08/1796 p.737; ibid. 13921 13/08/1796 p.774.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Spouse
(1) Mary Colebrooke (2) Martha Carter

Legacies Summary

Political (1)

MP
 
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Wallingford Berkshire
1768 - 1774
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Horsham Sussex (West)
1820 - 1826