Reference Entry

Mortimer, Sir John Clifford (1923-2009), barrister and author

Valerie Grove

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Mortimer, Sir John Clifford (1923-2009), barrister and author, was born on 21 April 1923 at 7 The Pryors, Hampstead, London, the only child of (Herbert) Clifford Mortimer (1884-1961), a distinguished divorce and probate barrister and author of Mortimer on Probate, and his wife, Kathleen May, née Smith (1887-1970), a former ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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