Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Jowitt, William Allen, Earl Jowittlocked

(1885–1957)
  • Thomas S. Legg
  •  and Marie-Louise Legg

Extract

Jowitt, William Allen, Earl Jowitt (1885–1957), lord chancellor, was born on 15 April 1885 at Stevenage rectory, Hertfordshire, the only son and tenth child of the Revd William Jowitt (1834–1912) and his wife, Louisa Margaret, daughter of John Allen of Oldfield Hall, Altrincham, Cheshire...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

M. Stenton & S. Lees, eds., , 4 vols. (1976–81)