Thomas White (died 1542)

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Thomas White (by 1500 – 1542) was an English politician.

He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Bristol in 1539. [1]

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Bristol was a two-member constituency, used to elect members to the House of Commons in the Parliaments of England, Great Britain (1707–1800) and the United Kingdom. The constituency existed until Bristol was divided into single member constituencies in 1885.

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References

  1. "WHITE, Thomas I (by 1500-42), of Coventry, Warws. and Bristol, Glos. - History of Parliament Online". www.historyofparliamentonline.org.