Reference Entry

Vizard, William (1774-1859), lawyer

Judy Slinn

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Vizard, William (1774-1859), lawyer, born in Dursley, Gloucestershire, was the second of the six sons and four daughters of William Vizard (d. 1807) and his wife, Ann (née Phelps). Both the Vizard and the Phelps families had been well-established landowning families in Gloucestershire for a century or more. William Vizard ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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