Thomas Shirley (by 1489–1544), of West Grinstead, Sussex, was an English politician.
His brother, Richard Shirley, was an MP for Sussex. He married Elizabeth Gorges and they had four daughters and two sons, including Francis Shirley MP.
He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Steyning in 1529.
Mid Sussex is a local government district in the English non-metropolitan county of West Sussex, within the historic county of Sussex. It contains the towns of East Grinstead, Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill.
Mid Sussex is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament from 2019 by Mims Davies. She is currently a minister in the Department for Work and Pensions.
Sir John Baker (1488–1558) was an English politician. He served as Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1545 to his death, having previously been Speaker of the House of Commons of England.
Sir Thomas Shirley, of Wiston in Sussex, was an English Member of Parliament, government official and courtier who is said to have suggested the creation of the title of baronet.
John Sackville MP was a Member of Parliament for East Grinstead, and a local administrator in Essex, Sussex and Surrey. His first wife was Margaret Boleyn, an aunt of Henry VIII's second Queen, Anne Boleyn, and a great-aunt of Queen Elizabeth I.
Colonel Sir Ralph Stephenson Clarke, was a British Conservative Party politician who served as Member of Parliament (MP) for East Grinstead from 1936 to 1955.
John Conyers of Walthamstow, Essex was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the English and British House of Commons for 30 years from 1695 to 1725.
Sir Thomas Dyke, 1st Baronet was an English Tory politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1685 and 1698.
Sir John Fagg, 1st Baronet was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons of England at various times between 1645 and 1701. During the Civil War, he fought on the Parliamentarian side as a colonel in the New Model Army.
Sir Henry Compton KB was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1601 and 1640.
Sir George Courthorpe was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1656 and 1679.
Sir Anthony Shirley, 1st Baronet was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1654 and 1659.
Sir John Shurley was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1625.
Thomas Browne, of Betchworth Castle, Surrey, was an English politician.
Thomas Duffield, of East Grinstead, Sussex, was an English politician.
John Jeffrey [aka John Jefferay], of Chiddingly, Sussex, was an English politician.
Francis Shirley, was an English politician.
Sir Robert Oxenbridge (1508–1574) was an English Member of Parliament and Constable of the Tower.
Thomas Russell of Chichester, Sussex, was an English politician.
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