Hythe (UK Parliament constituency)

Hythe was a constituency centred on the town of Hythe in Kent. It returned two Members of Parliament to the House of Commons until 1832, when its representation was reduced to one member. The constituency was abolished for the 1950 general election, and replaced with the new Folkestone and Hythe constituency.

Former constituency
for the House of Commons
Number of members 1298–1832: two
1832–1950: one
Replaced by Folkestone and Hythe

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1918–1950: The Municipal Boroughs of Folkestone and Hythe, the Urban District of Cheriton, and part of the Urban District of Sandgate.

This list is incomplete; you can help by adding missing items. (August 2008)
Parliament First Member Second Member
1386 Henry Browning John Bernard[1]
1388 (Feb) John Dyne William Hughelot[1]
1388 (Sep) Walter Fisher John Cundy[1]
1390 (Jan) John Dyne Henry Browning[1]
1390 (Nov)
1391 Henry Browning William Cundy[1]
1393 John French Alan Honywode[1]
1395 John Dyne John Storme[1]
1397 (Jan) John Dyne John Honywode[1]
1397 (Sept)
1399 Thomas Canterbury Alexander Appleford[1]
1402 Thomas Casebourne Alexander Appleford[1]
1404 (Jan)
1404 (Oct)
1406 Thomas Casebourne Henry Philpot[1]
1407 Martin French Henry Philpot[1]
1410 Alexander Appleford Stephen Rye[1]
1411 William Canoun[1]
1413 (Feb) Henry Philpot Stephen Rye[1]
1413 (May) Thomas Casebourne Stephen Rye[1]
1414 (Apr) William Canoun Stephen Rye[1]
1414 (Nov) Robert Bannok William Yoklete[1]
1416 (Mar)
1416 (Oct)
1417 Henry Philpot Stephen Rye[1]
1419 Henry Philpot John Skinner[1]
1420 Alexander Appleford John Overhaven[1]
1421 (May) Thomas Bromlegh John Leigh[1]
1421 (Dec) John Overhaven Richard Rykedon[1]
1510 John Honywood John Berde[2]
1512 Clement Holwey John Berde[2]
1515 not known
1523 not known
1529 John Hull Stephen Harry[2]
1536 ?John Hull  ?Stephen Harry[2]
1539 not known
1542 not known
1545 not known
1547 William Brooke alias Cobham William Baddell[2]
1553 (Mar) William Dalmyngton John Knight[2]
1553 (Oct) Thomas Jekyn William Oxenden[2]
1554 (Apr) William Carden John Estday[2]
1554 (Nov) John Estday Thomas Keys[2]
1555 John Knight John Fowler[2]
1558 John Knight Richard Daper[2]
1559 William Baddell Ralph Haselhurst[3]
1562/3 Edward Popham John Bridgman[3]
1571 William Cromer John Stephenson[3]
1572 Thomas Honywood, died
and replaced Nov 1584 by
George Morton
John Bridgman[3]
1584 Christopher Honywood Thomas Bodley, sat for Portsmouth
replaced by
 ?George Morton[3]
1586 John Smythe William Dalmyngton[3]
1588/9 John Collins John Smythe[3]
1593 Henry Fane John Collins[3]
1597 Christopher Honywood Christopher Toldervey[3]
1601 William Knight Christopher Toldervey[3]
1604 Sir John Smithdied
and replaced 1609 by
Sir Norton Knatchbull
Christopher Toldervey
1614 Sir Richard Smythe Lionel Cranfield
1621-1622 Sir Peter Heyman Dr Richard Zouche
1624 Sir Peter Heyman Dr Richard Zouche
1625 Sir Edward Dering, 1st Baronet Edward Clarke
1626 Sir Peter Heyman Basil Dixwell
1628-1629 Sir Peter Heyman Sir Edward Scott
1629–1640 No Parliaments summoned

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