||Maurice Thompson was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.|
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Maurice Thompson, 2nd Baron Haversham was born in 1675. He was the son of John Thompson, 1st Baron Haversham and Lady Frances Annesley. He married, firstly, Elizabeth Smith, daughter of John Smith, before 1711. He married, secondly, Hon. Elizabeth Annesley, daughter of Richard Annesley, 3rd Baron Altham and Dorothy Davy, on 16 August 1737. He died on 11 April 1745 at London, England, without male issue. He was buried on 19 April 1745 at Haversham, Buckinghamshire, England. His will was proven (by probate) on 11 April 1745. He was a Page to Sophia, Electress of Hanover. He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Bletchingley between 1695 and 1698. He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Gatton between 1698 and 1705. He fought in the siege of Namur, where he was wounded. He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Haversham, of Haversham, co. Buckingham [E., 1696] on 1 November 1710. He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Thompson, of Haversham, co. Buckingham [E., 1673] on 1 November 1710. He held the office of Treasurer of the Excise from 1717 to 1718. On his death, all of his titles became extinct
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