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Wilde, Thomas, first Baron Truro (1782-1855), lord chancellor

James McMullen Rigg and T. G. Watkin

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/29401

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Wilde, Thomas, first Baron Truro (1782-1855), lord chancellor, was born in Warwick Square, Newgate Street, London, on 7 July 1782, the second son of Thomas Wilde, attorney, of London and Saffron Walden, Essex, and his wife, Mary Ann, née Knight. He was uncle of Lord Penzance and younger brother of ...

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