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Bannister, Saxe (1790-1877), lawyer

Dean Wilson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/1318
Bannister, Saxe (1790-1877), lawyer


Bannister, Saxe (1790-1877), lawyer, son of John Bannister, was born at Bidlington House, Steyning, Sussex, on 27 June 1790, and attended schools at Lewes and Tonbridge and then Queen's College, Oxford (BA, 1813, MA, 1815). He volunteered for active service when Napoleon escaped from Elba and, with a captain's commission, ...

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