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Robertson, Patrick, Lord Robertson (1794–1855), judge

G. F. R. Barker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Robertson, Patrick, Lord Robertson (1794–1855), judge, born in Edinburgh on 17 February 1794, was the second son of James Robertson (d. 15 April 1820), writer to the signet, and his wife, Mary, née Saunders. He was educated at Edinburgh high school, and was called to the Scottish bar on 27 May 1815 along with his friend ...

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