Anderson, Edmund, Sir

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Born: 1530 AD
Died: 1605 AD, at 75 years of age.

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.
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