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| James MANSFIELD |
Adm. at KING'S, a scholar from Eton, 1750 .
S. of John James Manfield, attorney, of Kingwood, Hampshire . (He assumed the name Mansfield whilst at Cambridge.) Matric. 1750-1 ; B.A. 1755 ; M.A. 1758 .
Fellow, 1754 .
Adm. at the Middle Temple, 11 Feb., 1755.
Called to the Bar, 28 Nov., 1758.
Reader, 1782 .
Treasurer, 1785 .
Adviser of Wilkes, 1768 .
K.C., 1772 .
M.P. for the University, 1779-84 .
Solicitor-General, 1780-2 and 1783:11-12 .
Chief Justice of Chester, 1799-1804 .
Chief Justice of Common Pleas, 1804-14 .
Knighted, Apr., 1804.
Died 23 Nov., 1821.
Will, P.C.C. ( D.N.B. ; A. B. Beaven.)
|James MANSFIELD |
Approx. lifespan: 17321821
Adm. at King's College a scholar from Eton 1750
s. of John James Manfield MANSFIELD attorney, of Kingwood, Hampshire . (He assumed the name Mansfield whilst at Cambridge.) Matric. 1750-51 ; B.A. 1755 ; M.A. 1758
Adm. at the Middle Temple 1755:02:11
Called to the Bar 1758:11:28
Adviser of Wilkes 1768
M.P. for the University 1779-84
Solicitor-General 1780-2 and 1783:11-12
Chief Justice of Chester 1799-1804
Chief Justice of Common Pleas 1804-14
( D.N.B. ; A. B. Beaven.)