Sir William Villiers, 3rd Baronet
He was the only son of Sir George Villiers, 2nd Baronet and his wife Penelope Denham, daughter of Sir John Denham. In 1682, he succeeded his father as baronet. Villiers was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Leicester in the Parliament of England from 1698 until 1701. He lived at the family seat, Brooksby Hall, Leicestershire.
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- Courthope, William (1835). Synopsis of the Extinct Baronetage of England. London: G. Woodfall. p. 205.
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