Edward Hastings (died 1603)

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Sir Edward Hastings (1541–1603), was an English politician. He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Tregony in 1571, and Leicestershire in 1597–98.[1]


He was the fourth son of the Francis Hastings, 2nd Earl of Huntingdon and inherited the estate of Leicester Abbey through his wife, Barbara Devereux, daughter of Sir William Devereux and Jane Scudamore.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Hasler, P W. "HASTINGS, Sir Edward (d.?1603), of Leicester Abbey, Leics.". The History of Parliament. Retrieved 4 April 2016. 
  2. ^ Pink, W D (1887). "The Parliamentary History Of Tregony". The Western Antiquary. 6: 117–121.