|Known for||President of Bengal|
William Barwell (1705-1769) was an administrator of the English East India Company.
He was appointed High Sheriff of Surrey for 1768.
He married three times;firstly Elizabeth Eyre, secondly Mary Anne Atkinson and thirdly Elizabeth Pierce. His second son by his third wife was Richard Barwell, born in Calcutta, who became a very rich nabob and MP.
|President of Bengal
18 April 1748 – 17 June 1749
- Provinces of British India - World Statesmen
- C.H. & D. Philips, 'Alphabetical List of Directors of the East India Company from 1758 to 1858', in Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society October 1941
|This British diplomat-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|