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Porter, Baron (UK, 1938 - 1956)
Creation: let.pat. 28 Mar 1938
Extinct: 13 Feb 1956
Family name: Porter
Samuel Lowry [Porter], Baron Porter, GBE PC
son of Hugh Porter, of Belfast and Cambridge
7 Feb 1877
13 Feb 1956
28 Mar 1938 for life Baron Porter, of Longfield in the County of Tyrone
barrister, Inner Temple 1905, KC 1925; Capt during World War I; MBE; Recorder of Newcastle-under-Lyme 1928-32 and of Walsall 1932-34; a Judge of the King's Bench Division of the High Court of Justice 1934-38; knighted 1934; a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary 1938; Privy Councillor 1938; GBE 1951
First written 16 Sep 2004
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