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date: 30 May 2020

May, Thomas Erskine, Baron Farnboroughlocked

(1815–1886)
  • William McKay

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May, Thomas Erskine, Baron Farnborough (1815–1886), clerk of the House of Commons, was born in Kentish Town, London, on 8 February 1815, the son (according to the baptismal record) of Thomas May, attorney, and his wife, Sarah. A connection with the former lord chancellor ...

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