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us: Tredgold, Robert, Sir, 1899-1977


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Robert Clarkson
  • Variants

    • us: Tredgold, R. C. (Robert Clarkson), Sir, 1899-1977
    • us: Tredgold, Robert C. (Robert Clarkson), Sir, 1899-
    • us: Tredgold, Robert Clarkson, Sir, 1899-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18990602
    • Death Date

        19770408
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Bulawayo (Zimbabwe)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Marandellas (Zimbabwe)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Zimbabwe
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Lawyers
          (lcsh) Judges
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Tredgold, Robert C. (Robert Clarkson), Sir, 1899-Tredgold, Robert C.(Robert Clarkson),Sir,1899- Tredgold, Robert Clarkson, Sir, 1899-Tredgold, Robert Clarkson,Sir,1899-
      • Sources

        • found: The Matopos, 1956: t.p. (Sir Robert Tredgold, K.C.M.G.) p. vii (R.C. Tredgold; Federal Supreme Court, Salisbury)
        • found: LC data base, 5/4/84 (hdg.: Tredgold, Robert Clarkson, Sir, 1899- ; usage: Sir Robert C. Tredgold, Sir Robert Tredgold)
        • found: Oxford dictionary of national biography WWW site, 5 Mar., 2015 (Tredgold, Sir Robert Clarkson, judge in Rhodesia and Nyasaland; born Bulawayo, 2 June, 1899; arrived in England in spring 1918 to join the Royal Scots; on demobilization he became a Rhodes scholar and a member of Hertford College, Oxford; called to the bar (Inner Temple) in 1923; set up practice in Bulawayo; in 1950 he became Southern Rhodesian chief justice and in 1951 ex-officio president of the Rhodesia and Nyasaland court of appeal; became chief justice of the new Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, inaugurating Lord Llewellin as first governor-general on 4 September 1953; in November 1960, on the introduction of the Law and Order Maintenance Bill, Tredgold resigned as federal chief justice; died Marandellas, Rhodesia, 8 April, 1977) {http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/31772}
      • Change Notes

        • 1984-05-14: new
        • 2015-03-06: revised
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