Dolben, John, 1662-1710

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Dolben, John, 1662-1710

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DOLBEN, JOHN, son of John Dolben (elected Oxford 1640, qv); bap 1 Jul 1662; at school in 1676 (Calendar of Wynn Papers, 2778); Christ Church, Oxford, matr. 23 Mar 1677/8, Canoneer Student 11 Jul 1678 - void 1683; BA 1681 (Act Book); adm. Inner Temple, called to bar 1684; dissipated his fortune and went to West Indies, where he married a rich wife; returned to England, but again abandoned himself to gaming; MP Liskeard from Nov 1707; an active parliamentarian; led impeachment proceedings against Sacheverell Dec 1709 - Jan 1710, but broke down in health and retired to Epsom, Surrey; m. Elizabeth, second dau. of Tanfield Mulso, Finedon, Northants.; d. 29 May 1710. DNB.


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Dolben, John, 1625-1686 (1625-1686)

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Users should note that the information recorded here that is not to be found in the first two volumes of the Record of Old Westminsters and its first Supplement has been assembled from various published and manuscript sources by Hugh Edmund Pagan MA FSA, and all new resulting text is his copyright, © 2014.

The Record of Old Westminsters: A biographical list of all those who are known to have been educated at Westminster School from the earliest times to 1927, Volumes 1 & 2, compiled by G. F. Russell Barker and Alan H. Stenning, London, 1928.

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