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date: 28 February 2021

Tichborne claimantlocked

(d. 1898)
  • Rohan McWilliam


Tichborne claimant (d. 1898), claimant of baronetcy, was the person who identified himself, in a series of dramatic legal cases, to be the long-lost Sir Roger Tichborne. The Claimant, as he was commonly known, is usually assumed not to have been Sir Roger Tichborne...

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