File BL/KL 4/2 - Poll for members of parliament for borough of Lynn Regis

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BL/KL 4/2

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Poll for members of parliament for borough of Lynn Regis

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  • 1768 (Creation)

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1 paper

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(1730-1792)

Biographical history

Son of Charles Laval Molineux of St Kitts by Margaret, daughter of Colonel Joseph Crisp of St Kitts. Baptized 7 September 1730. Settled in England, 1754, and purchased Garboldisham estate soon after that. He contested a King's Lynn Parliamentary election in 1768, in opposition to Sir John Turner, but was defeated. However, he served as MP for Castle Rising, 1771-4 and King's Lynn, 1774-90. Opposed the abolition of the slave trade. Died St Kitts, 4 December 1792.

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Shows the order in which every person gave his vote, with names, occupations and abode. Dated 21 March 1768

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Formerly BL Xb/47.

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MC 50/110 and KL/C 34/20

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