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King, Peter, first Baron King (1669-1734), lord chancellor

David Frederick Lemmings

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/15582
King, Peter, first Baron King (1669-1734), lord chancellor

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Origins and early career, 1669-1701 | Lawyer-parliamentarian, 1702-1714 | Chief justice, 1714-1725 | Lord chancellor, 1725-1733 | Death and significance

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Subjects: biography ; history

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