Thomson, Sir William
- David Lemmings
Thomson, Sir William (1678–1739), judge, born in London, was the second son of Sir William Thompson (d. 1695), king's serjeant-at-law, and his wife, Mary Stephens. He received his early education at Brentwood grammar school before matriculating at Trinity College, Cambridge, in 1691, where he took a BA in 1695. Both ...