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Brougham, Henry Peter, first Baron Brougham and Vauxlocked

  • Michael Lobban


Brougham, Henry Peter, first Baron Brougham and Vaux (1778–1868), lord chancellor, was born on 19 September 1778 at 21 St Andrew's Square, Edinburgh, the eldest son of Henry Brougham (1742–1810), a modest Westmorland squire, and his wife, Eleanor (1750–1839), the daughter of the ...

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