Sir John Lowther, 2nd Bt(1643-1706), Baronet of Whitehaven, Commissioner of the Admiralty and politician; MP for Cumberland
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Lived in Lowther, Westmorland. MP for Cumberland and a large landowner. He improved prosperity in the county by developing coal mines and the port of Whitehaven. He served as an Admiralty Commissioner 1689-96.