TROTMAN, Samuel (1686-1748), of Bucknell, Oxon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1722 - 1734

Family and Education

b. 7 Mar. 1686, 1st s. of Lenthall Trotman of Bucknell by Mary, da. of Thomas Phillips of Ickford, Bucks. educ. Trinity, Oxf. 1702; I. Temple, called 1710. m. 16 Oct. 1712, his cos. Dorothea, da. of Samuel Trotman of Siston Court, Glos., s.p. suc. fa. 1710.

Offices Held


Trotman, whose family had been seated at Bucknell since 1652, was returned for Woodstock against the Duchess of Marlborough’s candidates in 1722, with the support of the Tory Earl of Abingdon. Unopposed in 1727, he is not recorded as voting, and did not stand again. He died 2 Feb. 1748.

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