- Thomas Knyvett, 7th Baron Berners
Thomas Knyvett, 7th Baron Berners (1655 or 1656 –
28 September 1693) was an English peer and Torypolitician.
The son of Sir John Knyvett and Mary Bedingfield, he was baptised in
Darshamin Suffolkin February 1655 or 1656. In 1673, Knyvett succeeded his father de jureas Baron Berners. He was Member of Parliament(MP) for Dunwich from 1685 to 1687 and for Eye from 1689 to 1690.
Knyvett died unmarried and was buried in
Ashwellthorpein Lincolnshireon 30 September 1693. With his death the baronyfell into abeyance, but was terminated in 1711 in favour of his sister Katherine Bokenham.
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