• Born date: 1791-12-24
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1862-04-16
Thomas Wyse

Sir Thomas Wyse KCB (24 December 1791 – 16 April 1862), an Irish politician and diplomat, belonged to a family claiming descent from a Devon squire, Andrew Wyse, who is said to have crossed over to Ireland during the reign of Henry II and obtained lands near Waterford, of which city thirty-three members of the family are said to have been mayors or other municipal officers.From the Reformation the family had been consistently attached to the Roman Catholic Church.