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date: 12 May 2021

Wedderburn, Kenneth William [Bill], Baron Wedderburn of Charltonlocked

  • Bob Hepple


Wedderburn, Kenneth William [Bill], Baron Wedderburn of Charlton (1927–2012), legal scholar, was born on 13 April 1927 at 62 Sprules Road, Brockley, London, the only child of Herbert John Wedderburn (1895–1978), an artisan scale-maker, and his wife, Mabel Ethel, née Hollands (1900–2002). He was proud to learn, late in life, that he was a descendant of ...

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J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)
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