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James, Edwardlocked

  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by Eric Metcalfe


James, Edward (1807–1867), barrister, was born at Manchester, the second son of Frederick William James, merchant, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of William Baldwin. He served in a Manchester warehouse for two years, where he gained knowledge which was later to be useful to him in conducting mercantile cases. He matriculated from ...

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