Thomas Leighton (died 1600)
Thomas Leighton (ca. 1554 - 17 May 1600) was an English politician.
As a young man he was a soldier and may have served in the Low Countries. By 1588 he had become captain of the county's trained military units.
He died in 1600 and was buried at Alberbury. He had married Elizabeth, the daughter of Sir William Gerard; they had 4 sons and 3 daughters.
- "LEIGHTON, Thomas (c.1554-1600), of Wattlesborough, Salop.". History of Parliament Online. Retrieved 22 April 2013.
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