Sir Robert Ladbroke (1713 – 31 October 1773) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1754 to 1770. He was Lord Mayor of London in 1747.
The Lord Mayor of London is the City of London's mayor and leader of the City of London Corporation. Within the City, the Lord Mayor is accorded precedence over all individuals except the sovereign and retains various traditional powers, rights and privileges, including the title and style The Right Honourable the Lord Mayor of London.
Ladbroke was a member of a Warwickshire family who set up in business in London, becoming an Alderman of London in 1741 and Sheriff of London in 1743. He was knighted in 1744.He was elected Lord Mayor of London in 1747 and a Member of Parliament for London from 1754 to 1770. In 1771 he became partner, with his son and son-in-law Walter Rawlinson, in the London bank of Ladbroke, Rawlinson and Porker.
An alderman is a member of a municipal assembly or council in many jurisdictions founded upon English law. The term may be titular, denoting a high-ranking member of a borough or county council, a council member chosen by the elected members themselves rather than by popular vote, or a council member elected by voters.
The City of London was a United Kingdom Parliamentary constituency. It was a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of England then of the Parliament of Great Britain from 1707 to 1800 and of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1801 to 1950.
Sir Walter Rawlinson (1734–1805) was a British banker and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1774 to 1790.
He purchased Idlicote House in Idlicote, Warwickshire in 1759. He married Elizabeth, the daughter of John Brown of St. Botolph, Bishopsgate. Their only son Robert, also both banker and politician, would later sell Idlicote and move to Surrey.Robert junior married Elizabeth Hannah Kingscote (b. 22 Mar 1751) on 19 September 1769 in the Municipal Borough of Walthamstow, Essex. Their son was banker and cricketer Felix Ladbroke.
Idlicote is a small settlement and civil parish in the English county of Warwickshire, about 3 miles (5 km) north-east of Shipston-on-Stour and 8 miles (13 km) south-east of Stratford-on-Avon. Population details can be found under Honington, Warwickshire.
Felix Calvert Ladbroke was an English banker and amateur cricketer.
Sir Robert Burdett, 4th Baronet was a British politician and member of the English gentry.
Sir Richard Glyn, 1st Baronet was a British banker and politician, who together with Joseph Vere and Thomas Hallifax founded the Bank of Vere, Glyn & Hallifax, which evolved into Williams & Glyn's Bank.
Heneage Finch, 3rd Earl of Aylesford, styled Lord Guernsey between 1719 and 1757, was a British peer and politician.
Daniel Wilson of Dallam Tower, Westmorland was a British Whig politician who sat in the House of Commons for a total of 34 years between 1708 and 1747.
John Olmius, 1st Baron Waltham, was a British landowner and politician.
Sir George Champion (1713-1754) of St Clement's Lane, London, and Baulking, Berkshire, was an English merchant and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1734 to 1741. He was notably past over for the role of Lord Mayor of London.
John Rolle (1679–1730) of Stevenstone and Bicton in Devon, was a British landowner and Tory politician who sat in the English House of Commons from 1703 to 1705 and in the British House of Commons from 1710-1730. He declined the offer of an earldom by Queen Anne, but 18 years after his death his eldest son was raised to the peerage in 1748 by King George II as Baron Rolle.
Charles Edwin was a Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1741 to 1756.
Samuel Edwin, of Llanmihangel Plas, Glamorgan, was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons briefly in 1717.
Sir William Clayton, 4th Baronet of Harleyford Manor, near Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire was an English politician.
Sir Kenrick Clayton, 2nd Baronet of Marden Park, Surrey, was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons of Great Britain from 1734 to 1769.
Samuel Child was an English banker and politician. He served as Member of Parliament (MP) for Bishop's Castle from 1747 to 1752.
Sir John Ward (c.1650–1726), of Hookfield, Clay Hill, Epsom, Surrey and St Laurence Pountney, London, was a British merchant, banker and politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1701 and 1726. He was an original Governor of the Bank of England and served as Lord Mayor of London in 1718.
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Robert Vyner (1686–1777) of Swakeleys, Middlesex, and Gautby, Lincolnshire, was a British politician who sat in the House of Commons for 27 years between 1710 and 1761.
Sir Stephen Theodore Janssen, 4th Baronet was an English Member of Parliament and Lord Mayor of London.
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