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Blennerhasset, Harman (1764–1831), lawyer and settler in America  

T. F. Henderson

revised by Elizabeth Baigent

Blennerhasset, Harman (1764–1831), lawyer and settler in America, born in Hampshire on 8 October 1764, was the youngest of the three sons of Conway Blennerhasset (1720–1792) of Conway Castle, Killorglin, co. Kerry, Ireland, and his wife, Elizabeth Lacy (1724–1808), the daughter of ...

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Pashley, Robert (1805–1859), lawyer and traveller  

Richard Garnett

revised by Elizabeth Baigent

Pashley, Robert (1805–1859), lawyer and traveller, was born at Hull, Yorkshire, on 4 September 1805, and was baptized at Sculcoates on 27 December 1805, the son of Robert Pashley, and his wife Sarah née Fisher. Educated at Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, under a Mr Williams...

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Soone, William (fl. 1545–c. 1575), civil lawyer and map maker  

John F. Jackson

Soone, William (fl. 1545–c. 1575), civil lawyer and map maker, was of unknown parentage. He graduated BA at Cambridge in 1545 and proceeded MA in 1549. He became a doctor of canon and civil law, probably at a university on the continent. The bursar's accounts at ...