John Arthur Roebuck

(1801—1879) politician

Related Overviews

Jeremy Bentham (1748—1832) philosopher, jurist, and reformer

John Stuart Mill (1806—1873) philosopher, economist, and advocate of women's rights

James Mill (1773—1836) political philosopher

William Lovett (1800—1877) Chartist and radical

See all related overviews in Oxford Index » »


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • British History


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference


Radical MP for Bath (1832–7, 1841–7) and Sheffield (1849–68, 1874–9). Born in Madras, raised in Canada, and qualified as a barrister, Roebuck was nicknamed ‘Tear 'Em’ for his fierce ...

Subjects: British History.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.