Edward Southwell, Jr.
He sat in the Irish House of Commons for Downpatrick from 1727 until his death. He succeeded his father as Principal Secretary of State (Ireland) in 1730, and on 6 May 1732 he was appointed to the Privy Council of Ireland.
Papers relating to Edward Southwell are held by Bristol Archives (Ref. 44785 and 45317/2/5/1) (online catalogue page 1, online catalogue page 2). A travel journal, dating from 1725 to 1726, is held in the British Library Manuscripts Collections. Other records relating to Edward Southwell are held at Bristol Reference Library.
- Leigh Rayment's historical List of Members of the Irish House of Commonscites: Johnston-Liik, Edith Mary (2002). The History of the Irish Parliament 1692-1800 (6 volumes). Ulster Historical Foundation.
- "National Archives Discovery Catalogue page, British Library Manuscripts Collections". Retrieved 22 February 2016.
- "National Archives Discovery Catalogue". Retrieved 22 February 2016.
|Parliament of Ireland|
Sir Emanuel Moore, 3rd Bt
|Member of Parliament for Downpatrick
With: Cromwell Price
|Parliament of Great Britain|
Sir Abraham Elton, Bt
|Member of Parliament for Bristol
With: Sir Abraham Elton, Bt to 1742
Robert Hoblyn 1742–54
|Secretary of State (Ireland)