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Edward Stillingfleet Cayley JP (1824 - 1884)

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Edward Stillingfleet Cayley JP
Born in Brompton by Sawdon, Yorkshire, Englandmap
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Husband of — married 18 Apr 1872 in Bathwick, Bath, Somerset, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died in Brompton by Sawdon, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified 17 May 2018 | Created 19 Oct 2017
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Biography

Edward Stillingfleet Cayley was born in 1824. He was the son of Edward Cayley and Emma Cayley. He was educated at Eton College and Trinity College, Cambridge, was admitted to Inner Temple in 1848 and was called to the Bar in 1851. He practised on the Northern circuit. He lived at Wydale, Yorkshire, England and at the Low Hall, Brompton by Sawdon, Yorkshire, England. In 1873 he owned 1866 acres in the North Riding of Yorkshire.[1] He passed away in 1884. His wife paid for a window in his memory in All Saints Church, Brompton by Sawdon.

He was the author of two books:

  • European Revolutions of 1848, 2 vols, 1856
  • The War of 1870 and the Peace of 1871, 1871

Sources

  1. Return of Owners of Land in England 1873
  • Burke's Landed Gentry
  • Alumni Cantabrigienses, Venn (CUP 1940)


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