Herault, Jean (1569–1626), judge and civil administrator, was born in the parish of St Saviour, Jersey, the eldest son of Thomas Herault of the parish of St Clement on the island, and his wife, Mabel, the daughter of John Nicolle, seigneur of Longueville...
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Vaus [Vans], Sir Patrick, Lord Barnbarroch (d. 1597), diplomat and judge, was the second son of Sir John Vaus of Barnbarroch, Wigtownshire, and his wife, Janet, only child of Sir Samuel MacCulloch of Myreton, keeper of the palace of Linlithgow. Vaus was intended for the church and became rector of ...
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Villiers, John Henry de, first Baron de Villiers (1842–1914), judge in South Africa, was of Huguenot descent and was born at Paarl, Cape Colony, on 15 June 1842. He was the second son of Carel Christiaan de Villiers, government land surveyor, of Paarl...