MERCHANTS; ALDERMEN; MAYORS; SHERIFFS; JUSTICES OF THE PEACE & MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT

N.B. The last 9 entries married Micklethwait daughters

First Name

Middle Name

Last Name

Date of Birth

Date of Death

I D No

Comment

Ralph

 

Micklethwayt

 

1584

5

of York, merchant, a Freeman of that city, by purchase, in 1553. Sheriff in 1572 – 3.

Francis

 

Micklethwayt

 

1587

13

a merchant in York.

Elias

 

Micklethwayt

 

1632

15

a merchant in York, took up his freedom in 1590, was Sheriff in 1605-6. Elected Alderman in 1614 & served as Lord Mayor of York both in 1615 and 1627; he also represented the City in Parliament in the reign of James 1 (1603-25)

Nathaniel

 

Micklethwait

1646

1696

830

London merchant. Owned land in Westmeath, Ireland.

Jonathan

 

Micklethwait

 

1712

842

London merchant.

Thomas

 

Micklethwait

1678

1718

112

Member of Parliament for Arundel 1715/8.  Lord Commissioner of The Treasury in 1717. Appointed Lieutenant-General of the Ordnance 19th March 1717.

Nathaniel

 

Micklethwait

 

1728

840

London merchant. Freeman of The Fishmongers Company in 1708. Owned property in Croydon; High Holborn & Westmeath, Ireland.

Joseph Viscount

 

Micklethwait

1680

1734

113

Member of Parliament. Please see details under ‘Titled Members’.

Thomas

 

Micklethwait

1697

1756

1837

Thomas Micklethwait - Mayor of Leeds in 1735 & 1752 was apparently married to Elizabeth Micklethwait nee Calverly - daughter of William Calverley Gent & grand-daughter of Thomas Kitchingman once Mayor of Leeds. Maybe ID No 122. There is an Inscriptions in St Peters Leeds Parish Church to Thomas & his wife Elizabeth.

John

 

Micklethwait

1719

1799

863

High Sheriff of Sussex in 1770.

John

 

Micklethwait

1726

1792

123

Mayor of Leeds in 1779.

John

 

Micklethwait

1759

1838

135

of Birk House & Shepcote House, Ardsley, a merchant in Leeds. 

Nathaniel

 

Micklethwait

1784

1856

880

High Sheriff of Norfolk.

St John

Aldrich

Micklethwait

1901

1977

240

High Sheriff, Monmouthshire 1959 and Deputy Lieutenant 1960. Please see details under ‘Those with decorations’.

Thomas

 

Lee

 

 

446

An Alderman of Doncaster.

William

 

Armitage

 

1626

448

An Alderman of Doncaster in 1609.

Sir Thomas

 

Dickenson Knt.

 

 

65

An Alderman of York & Lord Mayor in 1648 & 1657. Knighted by Oliver Cromwell in 1657. Please see details under ‘Titled Members’.

John

 

Geldart

 

 

46

Merchant & Alderman of The City of York.

Maurice

 

Jones

 

1868

176

Maurice Jones Esq. Lt. R N - later  Jones-Saltoun of Ifronfraith, Montgomeryshire. D L, J P,  High Sheriff of County of Montgomeryshire 1857.

Edmund

 

Lodge

 

 

127

Mayor of Leeds.

Samuel

 

Pawson

 

 

40

of York. Merchant.

Samuel

Thomas

Scaley

 

 

143

Merchant of Leeds.

Christopher

 

Topham

 

 

44

of York, Merchant.