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John Frederick Stanford

Birthplace: Bath, Somerset, England UK
Death: December 02, 1880 (64-65)
Immediate Family:

Son of Major Francis William Stanford and Mary Stanford
Half brother of Frances Louisa Stanford; Sophia Stanford; Robert Stanford; Thomas Stanford; Arthur Stanford and 1 other

Occupation: 1851 - M.P. Barrister
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About John Frederick Stanford

John Frederick Stanford

  • Born Jan. 1815, Bath, Somerset
  • Son of Major Francis William Stanford, 1st Regt. of Life Guards (by his 1st wife, Mary, dau. of William Gorton, Esq., of Windsor

Cambridge Alumni

  • Adm. pens. at TRINITY, May 11, 1832.
  • School, Eton. Did not reside.
  • Adm. at Christ's, May 24, 1834.
  • Matric. Michs. 1834; B.A. 1838; M.A. 1842.
  • Worts Travelling Bachelor, 1838.
  • Adm. ad eundem at Oxford, 1842.
  • Adm. at Lincoln's Inn, Nov. 18, 1841.
  • Called to the Bar. Nov. 22, 1844.
  • F.R.S., 1844.
  • M.P. for Reading, 1849-52.
  • J.P. for Middlesex ; D.L. for Berkshire . Author, Outlines of a Plan of National Education; Rambles and Researches in Thuringian Saxony . Died Dec. 2, 1880, at North Bank, Regent's Park.
  • ( Eton Sch. Lists; Peile, II. 451; Al. Oxon.; Boase, III. 704; Law Lists; Inns of Court ; Walford, County Families .)


1851 Census

7 Laugham Place - Foley House, Marylebone

  • John F Stanford Head Unm 36, MP Barrister - born Somerset, Bath
  • Mary Stanford Mother Widow 65, Gentlewoman - born Berkshire, Windsopr.

Servants - Footman, Cook and housemaid.

1871 Census

Same address as 1851

  • John Frederick Stanford Head Unm 46, Barrister MA FRS JP & DL - born Somerset Bath

1 servant - Lucy Macklin, Cook

Probate 1880

John Frederick Stanford Personal Estate under £70 000. 17 December 1880. The Will with a Codicil of John Frederick Stanford late of 5 North bank, Regent's Park in the County of Middlesex and of the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn, Barrister-at-Law, Fellow of the Royal Society and one of Her Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Middlesex, who died 2 December 1880 at 5 North Bank, was proved at the principal Registry by William Henry Kerr, a Colonel in Her Majesty's Land Forces commanding thew 17th Brigade Depôt at Bury in the County of Lancaster, and Guiseppe Li Calsi of 12 St. Charles Square, North Kensington in the County of Middlesex Esquire, and William Vance of 313 Regent Street in the County of Middlesex Esquire, three of the Executors.

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John Frederick Stanford's Timeline

Bath, Somerset, England UK
December 2, 1880
Age 65