Thomas Wynn, 1st Baron Newborough

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Thomas Wynn, 1st Baron Newborough (Nathaniel Hone the Elder,1766)

Thomas Wynn, 1st Baron Newborough (1736 – 12 October 1807), known as Sir Thomas Wynn, 3rd Baronet, from 1773 to 1776, was a British Member of Parliament.

Wynn was the son of Sir John Wynn, 2nd Baronet. He sat as a Member of Parliament for Carnarvonshire from 1761 to 1774, for St Ives from 1775 to 1780 and for Beaumaris from 1796 to 1807 and also served as Lord Lieutenant of Carnarvonshire between 1761 and 1781. Wynn succeeded his father in the baronetcy in 1773 and in 1776 he was raised to the Peerage of Ireland as Baron Newborough, of Newborough.

Lord Newborough married, firstly, Catherine, daughter of John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont, in 1766. After her death in 1782 he married, secondly, Maria Stella Petronilla, daughter of Lorenzo Chiappini, in 1786. There were children from both marriages. Lord Newborough died in October 1807 and was succeeded in his titles by his eldest son from his second marriage, Thomas. Lady Newborough later remarried and died in 1843.

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Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
Sir John Wynn
Member of Parliament for Caernarvonshire
1761–1774
Succeeded by
Thomas Assheton Smith
Preceded by
Adam Drummond
William Praed
Member of Parliament for St Ives
1775–1780
With: Adam Drummond
Succeeded by
William Praed
Abel Smith
Preceded by
Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn
Member of Parliament for Beaumaris
1796–1800
Succeeded by
Parliament of the United Kingdom
Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Parliament of Great Britain
Member of Parliament for Beaumaris
18011807
Succeeded by
Edward Pryce Lloyd
Honorary titles
Preceded by
The Earl of Cholmondeley
Lord Lieutenant of Caernarvonshire
1761–1781
Succeeded by
The Viscount Bulkeley
Preceded by
Sir John Wynn, Bt
Custos Rotulorum of Caernarvonshire
1773–1781
Peerage of Ireland
New creation Baron Newborough
1776–1807
Succeeded by
Thomas John Wynn
Baronetage of Great Britain
Preceded by
John Wynn
Baronet
(of Bodvean)
1773–1807
Succeeded by
Thomas John Wynn