Reference Entry

Denman, Thomas, first Baron Denman (1779-1854), judge

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:


Education | Early years at the bar | Entry into parliament and Queen Caroline's trial | Political views | Attorney-general: the Reform Bill | Lord chief justice of England | Denman as a law reformer | Campaign against the slave trade | Final years

Reference Entry.  5084 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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