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Lefevre, Charles Shaw-, Viscount Eversley (1794-1888), speaker of the House of Commons

John Andrew Hamilton and Colin Matthew

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/25274

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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, Helena, only daughter ...

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