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Astbury, Sir John Meirlocked

  • P. A. Landon
  • , revised by Michael Beloff


Astbury, Sir John Meir (1860–1939), judge, was born at Grove House, Broughton, near Manchester, on 14 June 1860, the eldest son of Frederick James Astbury JP (d. 1901), chartered accountant, of Hilton Park, Prestwich, Lancashire, and his wife, Margaret (d. 1894)...

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