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Hawkins, Henry, Baron Brampton (1817-1907), judge

Herbert Stephen and P. R. Glazebrook

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/33770
Hawkins, Henry, Baron Brampton (1817-1907), judge

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Hawkins, Henry, Baron Brampton (1817-1907), judge, was born at Hitchin on 14 September 1817, the son of John Hawkins, a solicitor with a considerable 'family' practice, and his wife, Susanna, daughter of Theed Pearse, clerk of the peace of Bedfordshire. After attending Bedford School until 1835, Hawkins was employed in ...

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