1-2 of 2 Results  for:

  • government and civil service x
  • speaker of the house of commons x
  • Results with images only x
Clear all

Article

Gargrave, Sir Thomas (1494/5–1579), administrator and speaker of the House of Commons, was born in 1494 or 1495 in Wakefield, the son of Thomas Gargrave and Elizabeth, daughter of William Levett of Normanton. He received a legal education at either Gray's Inn or the ...

Article

Lovell, Sir Thomas (c. 1449–1524), administrator and speaker of the House of Commons, was the son of Ralph Lovell of Beachamwell, a cadet of the Lovells of Barton Bendish, a minor family of Norfolk gentry. Like many men of his station, he sought his fortune through study of the law. He was admitted to ...