John Doddington

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John Doddington was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1640.

Doddington was the son of Sir William Doddington of Breamore, Hampshire. He inherited the estates and Breamore House on the death of his father in 1638.[1]

Breamore House, Hampshire

In April 1640, Doddington was elected Member of Parliament for Lymington in the Short Parliament.[2]

Doddington had two daughters. Margaret married Sir Thomas Hannan but died childless. Ann married, firstly, Robert Greville, 4th Baron Brooke, son of Robert Greville, 2nd Baron Brooke. She married secondly Thomas Hoby.[1]


  1. ^ a b 'Parishes: North Charford with South Charford', A History of the County of Hampshire: Volume 4 (1911), pp. 560-563. Date accessed: 20 April 2011
  2. ^ Willis, Browne (1750). Notitia Parliamentaria, Part II: A Series or Lists of the Representatives in the several Parliaments held from the Reformation 1541, to the Restoration 1660 ... London. pp. onepage&q&f&#61, false 229–239.
Parliament of England
Preceded by
Parliament suspended since 1629
Member of Parliament for Lymington
With: John Kempe
Succeeded by
John Button
Henry Campion