Sir John William de la Pole 6th bart.

1757 - 1799


Son of Sir John Pole and Elizabeth Mills, taking the name de la Pole in lieu of Pole in 1789. MP for West Looe 1790-1796. Co-heir to his grandfather John Mills of Woodford (q.v.).

Sources [accessed 03/02/2016].

Further Information

Anne Templer
George Templer

Associated Estates (2)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1758 [SY] - 1799 [EY] → Tenant-for-life
1758 [SY] - 1799 [EY] → Tenant-for-life

Tenant-for-life, originally as an infant, under the will of his grandfather John Mills of Woodford.

Legacies Summary

Physical (1)

Country house
Shute, nr Axminster [Built] 
description →
Adam-style country house, built by John William de la Pole, with landscaping by...

Political (1)

election →
West Looe Cornwall
1790 - 1796

Relationships (4)

Grandson → Grandfather
Notes →
Sir John William de la Pole was also the co-heir of John Mills of Woodford Bridge...
Son → Father
Father → Son
Notes →
John William de la Pole married Anne Templer, sister of George Templer...

Addresses (1)

Shute, Axminster, Devon, Devon & Cornwall, England