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us: Westbury, Richard Bethell, Baron, 1800-1873

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  • Variants

    • us: Bethell, R. (Richard), 1800-1873
    • us: Bethell, Richard, Baron Westbury, 1800-1873
    • us: Westbury, Lord, 1800-1873
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1800-06-30
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1873-07-20
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords
        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Privy Council
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Lord Chancellor's Department
        • Affiliation Start: 1861
        • Affiliation End: 1865
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Law
          (lcsh) Justice, Administration of
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Lawyers
              (lcsh) Legislators
                (lcsh) Judges
                  (lcsh) Cabinet officers
              • Earlier Established Forms

                  Westbury, Richard Bethell, 1st baron, 1800-1873
              • Sources

                • found: His Speech of the Lord Chancellor on the revision of the law, 1863.
                • found: MoSU-L/NLT files (hdg.: Westbury, Richard Bethell, 1st baron, 1800-1873; usage: Lord Westbury)
                • found: Blackburn, P. A letter to the right honourable Sir Richard Bethell ... 1860.
                • found: Case as to the proposed degradation and declaration in the statute of Feb. 13 submitted to Sir J. Dodson ... and R. Bethell, Esq., Q.C. ... 1845.
                • found: Wikipedia, September 11, 2015 (Richard Bethell, 1st Baron Westbury; Richard Bethell, 1st Baron Westbury PC, QC (30 June 1800-20 July 1873), was a British lawyer, judge and Liberal politician. He served as Lord Chancellor of Great Britain between 1861 and 1865. He obtained a seat in the British House of Commons; he continued to take part in the judicial sittings of the House of Lords and the Privy Council until his death.)
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                • 1986-06-06: new
                • 2015-09-12: revised
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