SHERBROOKE, Viscount


SHERBROOKE, Viscount
See LOWE, Robert

Dictionary of Australian Biography by PERCIVAL SERLE. . 1949.

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  • Sherbrooke (disambiguation) — Sherbrooke could refer to:;Places * Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada * Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia, Canada * Sherbrooke Forest, in Victoria, Australia * Sherbrooke, Victoria a town in Australia * Sherbrooke (electoral district), a federal electoral… …   Wikipedia

  • Sherbrooke [2] — Sherbrooke (spr. schérrbruck), Robert Lowe, Viscount, brit. Staatsmann, s. Lowe 2) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sherbrooke, Robert Lowe, Viscount — ▪ British politician born Dec. 4, 1811, Bingham, Nottinghamshire, Eng. died July 27, 1892, Warlingham, Surrey  British Liberal Party politician whose effective opposition to the Liberals electoral Reform Bill of 1866 made it possible for the… …   Universalium

  • SHERBROOKE, ROBERT LOW, VISCOUNT —    statesman, born, the son of a rector, at Bingham, Notts; graduated at Oxford; obtained a Fellowship, and in 1836 was called to the bar; six years later emigrated to Australia; made his mark at the Sydney bar, taking at the same time an active… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Electoral district of Sherbrooke — Sherbrooke was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales, from 1894 to 1913, including Blacktown and Baulkham Hills. It was named after Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke.Members for Sherbrooke …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke — PC (4 December 1811 – 27 July 1892), British and Australian statesman, was a pivotal but often forgotten figure who shaped British politics in the latter half of the 19th century. He is remembered for his work in education policy, his opposition… …   Wikipedia

  • LOWE, Robert, Viscount Sherbrooke (1811-1892) — politician was the son of the Rev. Robert Lowe, rector of Bingham and prebendary of Southwell, Notts. His mother was the daughter of the Rev. Reginald Pyndar. Lowe was born at Bingham in Nottinghamshire, on 4 December 1811. He was an albino, and… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • Robert Lowe, 1. Viscount Sherbrooke — Robert Lowe, 1. Viscount Sherbrook (* 4. Dezember 1811 in Bingham; † 27. Juli 1892) war ein britischer Politiker. Lowe studierte in Oxford, wo er später eine Zeit lang als Lehrer wirkte. Im Januar 1842 wurde er Bar …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lowe, Robert, Viscount Sherbrooke — (1811 1892)    Born in Bingham, Nottinghamshire, the son of a clergyman, he was educated at Winchester College and graduated M.A. from University College, Oxford, in 1836. He was for several years tutor at Oxford before being called to the bar in …   British and Irish poets

  • Lowe — (spr. lö), 1) Sir Hudson, Gouverneur von St. Helena während Napoleons Gefangenschaft, geb. 28. Juli 1769 in Irland, gest. 10. Jan. 1844, trat in die englische Armee, wurde 1791 Leutnant, 1803 Major und 1804 Oberstleutnant. 1805 diente er in… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon


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