Thomas Willoughby, 4th Baron Middleton

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Thomas Willoughby, 4th Baron Middleton (19 December 1728 – 2 November 1781) was an English nobleman, the second son of Francis Willoughby, 2nd Baron Middleton.

He was educated at Bury St Edmund's School, and entered Jesus College, Cambridge in 1745.[1] Willoughby was Member of Parliament for Nottinghamshire from 1762 until 1774, when he succeeded his brother.[2]

He married Georgina, daughter of Evelyn Chadwick of West Leake, Nottinghamshire in 1770 and lived in the family seat at Wollaton Park, Nottinghamshire. They had no children.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Willoughby, Thomas (WLHY745T)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge. 
  2. ^ "4th Baron Middleton Bio". Retrieved 2009-11-02. 
  3. ^ "Willoughby pedigree 3". Retrieved 2006-01-03. 
Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
Lord Robert Manners-Sutton
John Thornhagh
Member of Parliament for Nottinghamshire
with John Thornhagh 1762–1774
Earl of Lincoln 1774

1762–1774
Succeeded by
Earl of Lincoln
Lord Edward Bentinck
Honorary titles
Preceded by
The Lord Middleton
High Steward of Sutton Coldfield
1774–1781
Succeeded by
The Marquess of Bath
Peerage of Great Britain
Preceded by
Francis Willoughby
Baron Middleton
1774–1781
Succeeded by
Henry Willoughby