John Arthur Roebuck

(1801—1879) politician

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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.

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