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Holdsworth, Sir William Searlelocked

(1871–1944)
  • H. G. Hanbury
  • , revised by David Ibbetson

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Holdsworth, Sir William Searle (1871–1944), legal historian, was born at Beckenham, Kent, on 7 May 1871, the eldest son of Charles Joseph Holdsworth, solicitor, and his wife, Ellen Caroline Searle, whose descent could be traced back to Oliver Cromwell. He was educated at ...

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