Reference Entry

Horne, Sir William (1773-1860), barrister and politician

William Prideaux Courtney and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Horne, Sir William (1773-1860), barrister and politician, was born in Hereford on 2 December 1773, the second son of the Revd Thomas Horne (d. 1824), who kept a private school, Manor House, Chiswick, where Lord Lyndhurst was educated, and his wife, Frances Ann, née Price, of Weobley, Herefordshire. After attending ...

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