Sir Anthony Cleasby(1804-1879), Judge
Sitter in 8 portraits
Cleasby was called to the Bar in 1831 and went on to build a considerable legal practice on the Northern circuit. He was appointed queen's counsel and was made serjeant-at-law in 1861, and became a judge, known as a Baron of the Exchequer, in 1868. Cleasby's professional reputation was that of a thoroughly learned, sound, and wise lawyer, and his amiable and courteous disposition and manners made him generally popular.
- Edith Mary Fawkes (née Cleasby) (daughter)
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