Andrews Windsor

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The Hon. Andrews Windsor (1678–1765), of Southampton, was a British Army officer and politician.[1]

He was born the fourth son of Thomas Hickman-Windsor, 1st Earl of Plymouth and styled The Honourable Andrews Windsor. His younger brother was Dixie Windsor, MP.

He joined the army as a Cornet in the Royal Horse Guards in 1698, and was promoted captain and then lieutenant-colonel in the 1st Foot Guards in 1703, as a brevet-colonel in 1706 and colonel in 1709-15 in the 28th Foot. He was finally made brigadier-general in 1711.

He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of Great Britain for Bramber 1710 to 1715 and for Monmouth Boroughs 1720 to 1722.

He died unmarried in 1765.

References

  1. ^ "WINDSOR, Hon. Andrews (1678-1765), of Southampton". History of Parliament Online. Retrieved 18 August 2018.
Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
Cleave More Bt
William Hale
Member of Parliament for Bramber
October 1710January 1715
With: Thomas Windsor, 1st Viscount Windsor to December 1710
William Shippen 1710–13
Francis Hawley, 2nd Baron Hawley 1713–15
Succeeded by
Richard Gough
Thomas Style Bt
Preceded by
William Bray
Member of Parliament for Monmouth Boroughs
1720–1722
Succeeded by
Edward Kemeys
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