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Erskine, Thomas, first Baron Erskine (1750–1823), lord chancellor

David Lemmings

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/8873

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Erskine, Thomas, first Baron Erskine (1750–1823), lord chancellor, was born in Edinburgh on 10 January 1750, the third son of Henry David Erskine, tenth earl of Buchan (1710–1767), and his wife, Agnes (d. 1778), the second daughter of Sir James Steuart of ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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