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Jeremie, Sir John (1795-1841), colonial judge and governor

Alexandra Franklin

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/14773
Jeremie, Sir John (1795-1841), colonial judge and governor

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Jeremie, Sir John (1795-1841), colonial judge and governor, was born on 19 August 1795 in Guernsey, the son of John Jeremie (d. 1810), an advocate. He attended Blundell's School in Tiverton, Devon, but left after his father's death. After studying law at Dijon, he returned to Guernsey to practise as ...

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