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Barnes, John Gorell

Born: 1848 AD
Died: 1913 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Jurist

1848 – Born on May 16th in Liverpool. English jurist.

1868 – He graduated from Peterhouse, Cambridge.

1881 – He was married to Mary, daughter of Thomas Mitchell.

1892 – He was made a judge of the Probate, Divorce and Admiralty division.

1905 – Became the president of the Probate, Divorce and Admiralty division upon the retirement of Sir Francis Jeune.

         – He was made a privy councilor.

1909 – He was the chairman of the royal commission on divorce.

         – He was named the first Baron Gorell, of Brampton in the County of Derby.

1913 – Died on April 22nd.