Nicholas Bayly (Anglesey MP)

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Nicholas Bayly (1749 – 7 June 1814) was a British soldier and Member of Parliament.

Background[edit]

Bayly was a younger son of Sir Nicholas Bayly, 2nd Baronet, and Caroline, daughter of Brigadier-General Thomas Paget. Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge, was his elder brother.[1]

Military and political career[edit]

Bayly was a Colonel in the Royal West Middlesex Militia and a Lieutenant-Colonel in the 1st Foot Guards.[1] He was returned to parliament for Anglesey in 1784, a seat he held until 1790. He was succeeded as MP by his nephew William Paget.[2]

Family[edit]

Bayly married Fanny (née Nettlefold). He died in June 1814.[1]

References[edit]

Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
The Viscount Bulkeley
Member of Parliament for Anglesey
1784–1790
Succeeded by
Hon. William Paget