Reference Entry

Campbell, John, first Baron Campbell of St Andrews (1779-1861), lord chancellor

Gareth H. Jones and Vivienne Jones

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Early years in London | The law reporter | Practice at the bar | Society and marriage | Early interest in law reform | Entry into the House of Commons | Law officer | Writings and biographies | Lord chief justice of England | Lord chancellor | Reputation as a judge | Literary reputation | Final assessment

Reference Entry.  5239 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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