Reference Entry

Copley, John Singleton, Baron Lyndhurst (1772-1863), politician and lord chancellor

Gareth H. Jones

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Early years and education | Early career to 1826 | Master of the rolls, lord chancellor, and chief baron of the exchequer, 1826-1834 | Lord chancellor twice more, and opposition in the Lords | Personal life | Later years and reputation

Reference Entry.  5584 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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