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Dampier Family Papers

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0272/DAMP

Dates

  • 1758 - 1853

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Sir Henry Dampier came up to King's College from Eton in 1776. He got his BA in 1781 and MA in 1784, and was awarded the members' prize in 1782 and 1783. He entered the Middle Temple in 1781 and was called to the bar in 1788. He was knighted and appointed a judge on the King's Bench in 1813. His son John Lucius (1793-1853) came up to King's from Eton in 1812 and was a poser for Eton admissions to King's during the reforms of the nineteenth century.

Extent

29 sheet(s) : paper

Language

English

Related Materials

The libraries of Lincoln's Inn and Middle Temple hold extensive collections of professional papers of Sir Henry Dampier.

General

Information not supplied on the documents has been taken from the previous catalogue.

It is possible that these documents are associated with Augustus Austen-Leigh.

Date information

DateText: Dates have been estimated.

Originator(s)

Dampier, Sir Henry and John Lucius
Date
2003-03-21 10:41:16+00:00
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Repository

Contact:
Archivist
King's College
Cambridge CB2 1ST United Kingdom
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