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Lefevre, Charles Shaw-, Viscount Eversley

J. A. Hamilton

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Lefevre, Charles Shaw-, Viscount Eversley (1794–1888), speaker of the House of Commons, was born on 22 February 1794 in Bedford Square, London. He was the eldest son of Charles Shaw, a barrister, of a Yorkshire family, and MP for Reading from 1802 to 1820, and his wife, ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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