MANESTY, Sprig (d.1728), of Woodford, Essex.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1727 - 29 Sept. 1728

Family and Education

m. (1) 25 Apr. 1703, Agnes (bur. 19 Mar. 1718), da. of Andrew Crawley of Clapham, 1s. 2da. all d.v.p.;1 (2) Anne Miller, 2s. 1da.

Offices Held

Sec. board of victualling 1705-27; commr. of victualling 1727-d.; manager, Sun Fire Office 1725-d.; assistant, R. African Co. 1727-d.


Brought in on the government interest at Queenborough in 1727, Manesty died 29 Sept. 1728, and was buried in his father-in-law’s vault at Clapham.

Ref Volumes: 1715-1754

Author: Romney R. Sedgwick


  • 1. Ex. inf. Eric E. F. Smith, hon. sec. London and Mdx. Arch. Soc.