Item #5016 Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of William Brougham. William 2nd Baron Brougham and Vaux BROUGHAM.
Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of William Brougham

Autographed Signed Letter (ASL) of William Brougham

Date Published: 1848
Binding: No binding

4-1/2 x 7-1/4 inches. Dated 5 July 1848. Autograph letter signed W. Brougham. Two pages. Clarifying the terms of a mortgage, and noting an upcoming visit to Brougham where the matter can be settled.

William Brougham, 2nd Baron Brougham and Vaux, known as William Brougham until 1868, was a British barrister and Whig politician. In 1868 he succeeded his elder brother as second Baron Brougham and Vaux according to a special remainder in the letters patent, and was able to take a seat in the House of Lords.

William Brougham was the younger brother of Henry Peter Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, Lord Chancellor of England (1778-1868). Brougham was appointed a Master in Chancery in 1831, which he remained until the following year. In 1831 he was also returned to Parliament for Southwark, a seat he held until 1835. He was also lieutenant-colonel in the Cumberland Volunteers and served as a Deputy Lieutenant and Justice of the Peace for Cumberland.
Item #5016

$125.00 USD
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