John Wallis (MP for King's Lynn)
John Wallis was an English merchant and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1621 to 1624.
Wallis was a merchant of King's Lynn and is recorded in 1601 as purchasing a boat for £80. He became mayor of King's Lynn in 1622 after Thomas Snelling the holder of the office died. In 1624 he was re-elected MP for King's Lynn. He was mayor of King's Lynn again in 1631.
- 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. p. 176–239.
- Borough of Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Mayors during the reign of King James I Archived 15 May 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
- Browne Willis Notitia parliamentaria, or, An history of the counties, cities, and boroughs in England and Wales: ... The whole extracted from mss. and printed evidences 1750 pp176-239
- Borough of Kings Lynn and West Norfolk Mayors during the reign of King Charles I Archived 15 May 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
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