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Gibson, Edward, first Baron Ashbourne (1837-1913), lawyer and politician

T. Alvin Jackson

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/33389
Gibson, Edward, first Baron Ashbourne (1837-1913), lawyer and politician

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Gibson, Edward, first Baron Ashbourne (1837-1913), lawyer and politician, was born in Dublin on 4 September 1837, the second son of William Gibson (d. 1872) of Rockforest, co. Tipperary, and his first wife, Louisa (d. 1853), daughter of Joseph Grant, barrister, of Dublin. Gibson, an ailing child, was educated privately ...

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