Launceston (UK Parliament constituency)

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Launceston, also known at some periods as Dunheved, was a parliamentary constituency in Cornwall which returned two Members of Parliament to the British House of Commons from 1295 until 1832, and one member from 1832 until 1918.wikipedia
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Humphry Morice (MP for Launceston)

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Up to 1775, this was generally the head of the Morice family, who also controlled Newport, but in that year Humphry Morice sold his interest in both boroughs to the Duke of Newcastle, whose family retained hold on both until the Reform Act.
Humphry Morice (1723 – 18 October 1785) was a Whig Member of Parliament for the Cornish parliamentary borough of Launceston from 2 February 1750 until 1780.

Newport (Cornwall) (UK Parliament constituency)

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Up to 1775, this was generally the head of the Morice family, who also controlled Newport, but in that year Humphry Morice sold his interest in both boroughs to the Duke of Newcastle, whose family retained hold on both until the Reform Act.
By the Reform Act, Newport was abolished as a separate borough, but the boundaries of Launceston were extended to include Newport.

Launceston, Cornwall

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Launceston was one of 21 parliamentary boroughs in Cornwall between the 16th and 19th centuries; unlike many of these, which had been little more than villages even when established and were rotten boroughs from the start, Launceston had been a town of reasonable size and importance though much in decline by the 19th century.
Launceston was a Parliamentary Borough from medieval times, with the right to return two members of parliament.

William Bendlowes

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He was a Member of the Parliament of England for Helston October 1553, West Looe April 1554, and Dunheved November 1554.

William Cordell

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He sat for Dunheved in 1545 and 1547, Steyning in March 1553, Suffolk in 1558, Middlesex in 1563 and Westminster in 1571.

George Basset

He was a Member of Parliament for Launceston, Cornwall, in 1563 and 1572, and for Bossiney, Cornwall, in 1571.

Bevil Grenville

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He served as a Member of Parliament for the county of Cornwall in 1621–1625 and 1640–1642, and for the borough of Launceston in Cornwall, in 1625–1629 and 1640.

Robert Monson

He entered politics in 1553 when elected Member of Parliament for Launceston, followed by election for West Looe, Cornwall (April 1554), Newport, Cornwall (November, 1554 and 1555), Launceston again (1558), his home county town of Lincoln in 1563 and 1571 and finally Totnes, Devon in 1572.

Thomas Lake

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He was an MP for Malmesbury in 1593, New Romney in 1601, Launceston in 1604, Middlesex in 1614 and Wootton Bassett in 1626.

William Coryton

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William Coryton (1580–1651) of West Newton Ferrers, St Mellion, Cornwall, was a Cornish gentleman who served as MP for Cornwall in 1624, 1626 and 1628, for Liskeard in 1625, for Grampound in 1640 and for Launceston 1640-41.

John Cokeworthy I

He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Liskeard in January 1377 and January 1390, Launceston in October 1377, January 1380, 1381, May 1382, October 1382, October 1383, April 1384, November 1384, 1385, 1386, February 1388, January 1390, 1391, 1393, 1395, January 1397, and 1399 and Lostwithiel in 1378.

William Bodrugan (fl. 1384–1401)

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He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Helston in April 1384, Launceston in February 1388 and Cornwall in 1401.

John Glanville (judge)

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He sat as MP for Launceston in the Parliament of 1584–5, for Tavistock in 1586–7 and St Germans in 1593.

Edward Russell, 1st Earl of Orford

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He was also MP for Launceston, for Portsmouth and then for Cambridgeshire.

William Harbord (politician)

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He entered Parliament in 1661 as member for Dartmouth, and subsequently also represented Thetford and Launceston.

Richard Grenville (died 1577 or 1578)

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Richard Grenville (by 1524 – 1577 or 1578), of Stowe, Kilkhampton and Penheale, Cornwall, was a politician and Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for the constituency of Newport, Cornwall in 1545 and 1559, and for Dunheved in 1555 and 1563.

John Harris (Bere Alston MP)

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Harris was elected as a Member of Parliament for Launceston, Cornwall, in 1621, for Bere Alston on 28 April 1640 (in the Short Parliament) and for Launceston again in 1641.

Charles Wilmot, 1st Viscount Wilmot

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He sat in the English House of Commons for Launceston from 5 April to 17 June 1614.

James Cecil, 1st Marquess of Salisbury

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Salisbury was returned to Parliament for Great Bedwyn in 1774, a seat he held until 1780, and briefly represented Launceston and Plympton Erle in 1780.

Thomas Gewen

He was elected Member of Parliament (MP) for Launceston in 1645 for the second part of the Long Parliament but was excluded under Pride's Purge in 1648.

Miles Fleetwood

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In 1614 Fleetwood was elected Member of Parliament for Huntingdon, in 1621 for Westbury and in 1624 for Launceston.

Francis Crane

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He sat in the Parliaments of 1614 and 1621 as MP for Penryn and that of 1624 for Launceston.