- Barry Denton
Horton, Thomas (bap. 1603, d. 1649), parliamentarian army officer and regicide, was baptized in February 1603 at Gumley, Leicestershire, the second son of William Horton (d. 1638?) and his wife, Isabell Freeman. Horton was a client of Sir Arthur Hesilrige: he was once believed to have been his servant and falconer, but documents relating to property transactions confirm his position as a minor landowner in ...