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Anderson, Edmund, Sir

Born: 1530 AD
Died: 1605 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Jurist, Lawyers

1530 – Born at Flixborough or Broughton. An English jurist,  Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas.

1550 – He became a student of the Inner Temple.

1579 – Was appointed sergeant-at-law to Queen Elizabeth, and also an assistant judge on circuit.

1582 – Appointed lord chief justice of the Common Pleas, and was knighted.

1586 – Anderson was also one of the commissioners appointed to try Mary queen of Scots.

1605 – Died on August 1st at Eyworth in Bedfordshire.