Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 17 October 2019

Lampson, Miles Wedderburn, first Baron Killearnlocked

  • David Steeds


Lampson, Miles Wedderburn, first Baron Killearn (1880–1964), diplomatist, was born at Killearn, Stirlingshire, on 24 August 1880, the second among the four sons and the fourth among the six children of Norman George Lampson (1850–1894), justice of the peace for Surrey and London...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)
private collection
National Portrait Gallery, London
St Antony's College, Middle East Centre, Oxford
University of Durham Library
British Film Institute, London, National Archive
Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House, Oxford
Foreign Office List
J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
Hulton|Archive, Getty Images, London