Category:George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys

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George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys of Wem, PC (15 May 1645 – 18 April 1689), also known as "The Hanging Judge", became notable during the reign of King James II, rising to the position of Lord Chancellor (and serving as Lord High Steward in certain instances).


George Jeffreys, 1st Baron Jeffreys 
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Date of birth15 May 1645
Wrexham
Date of death18 April 1689
London
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