Reference Entry

Clark, Richard (1739-1831), lawyer and chamberlain of London

Matthew J. Mercer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Clark, Richard (1739-1831), lawyer and chamberlain of London, was born in March 1739 in the parish of St Botolph, Aldgate, where he was baptized on 16 March, the son of Richard and Mary Clark. He was trained for the legal profession and built up a considerable practice as an attorney. ...

Reference Entry.  308 words. 

Subjects: biography ; history

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