Thomas George Southwell, 1st Viscount Southwell of Castle Matrix

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Thomas George Southwell

Also Known As: "1st Viscount Southwell of Matrix", "1st Viscount Southwell of Castle Mattress"
Birthdate:
Death: Died in Adare, Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
Place of Burial: Co.Limerick, Ireland
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Southwell, 2nd Baron Southwell and Mary Southwell
Husband of Margaret Hamilton
Father of Thomas Southwell, 2nd Viscount Southwell and Henry Southwell
Brother of Thomas I died in infancy Southwell and Thomas-George I died in infancy Southwell

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About Thomas George Southwell, 1st Viscount Southwell of Castle Matrix

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  • Thomas was educated at Lincoln's Inn, London, England. He gained the rank of officer in 1738 in the service of the 2nd Foot Guards.
  • He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.
  • held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Enniscorthy [Ireland] between 1747 and 1760.
  • held the office of Constable of Limerick Castle between 1749 and 1780.
  • held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for County Limerick [Ireland] between 1761 and 1766. *held the office of Governor of County Limerick between 1762 and 1780.
  • He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baron Southwell of Castle Matrix, co. Limerick on 19 November 1766.
  • He succeeded to the title of 4th Baronet Southwell, of Castle Matrix, co. Limerick [I., 1662] on 19 November 1766.
  • He gained the title of 1st Viscount Southwell of Castle Matrix, co. Limerick [Ireland] on 18 July 1776.
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Thomas George Southwell, 1st Viscount Southwell of Castle Matrix's Timeline

1721
May 4, 1721
1741
June 18, 1741
Age 20
1742
April 16, 1742
Age 20
St. Omer, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
October 1742
Age 21
1780
August 29, 1780
Age 59
Adare, Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
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Co.Limerick, Ireland