Reference Entry

Winnington, Thomas (1696-1746), politician

William Prideaux Courtney and Mary E. Clayton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Winnington, Thomas (1696-1746), politician, born on 31 December 1696, was the grandson of Sir Francis Winnington and the second son of Salwey Winnington (1666-1736), MP for Bewdley, and his wife, Anne, the second daughter of Thomas Foley of Great Witley, Worcestershire. He was educated at Westminster School and Christ Church, ...

Reference Entry.  646 words. 

Subjects: biography ; history

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