Sir Thomas Biggs, 1st Baronet

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Sir Thomas Biggs, 1st Baronet (c. 1577 – 11 June 1621), was an English politician.

Biggs was the son of Sir Thomas Biggs, of Lenchwick, Worcestershire, by Ursula Throckmorton, daughter of Clement Throckmorton, of Haseley, Warwickshire. He was educated at Queen's College, Oxford. He represented Evesham in Parliament in 1614 and again in 1621. In 1620 he was created a baronet, of Lenchwick in the County of Worcester. [1] He sold the family estates at Lenchwick and Norton to Lord Craven.[2]

Biggs married Anne Witham, daughter of William Witham, of Leadstone, Yorkshire. They had no children. He died in June 1621 when the baronetcy became extinct. Lady Biggs married as her second husband Sir John Walter.[1]

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Parliament of England
Preceded by
Thomas Biggs
Edward Salter
Member of Parliament for Evesham
1614-1622
With: Anthony Langston
Succeeded by
Sir Edward Conway
Richard Cresheld
Baronetage of England
New creation Baronet
(of Lenchwick)
1620–1621
Extinct