William Mayne, 1st Baron Newhaven
William Mayne (1722-1794), 1st Baron Newhaven, became MP for Canterbury in 1774, but lost the 1780 election to George Gipps. Instead, he appointed himself and his brother MPs for Gatton, a pocket borough which he controlled. His title of Baron Newhaven, which he acquired in 1776, was in the Irish peerage, and became extinct on his death.
Also known as:
- William Mayne
- 1st Baron Newhaven
Mentioned in 3 letters
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