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William Govett Romaine

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William Govett Romaine 
Second son of Robert Govett Romaine, vicar of Staines, Middlesex.
 
Date (from)(Date to)Event
1815 Born.
1837 Bachelor or Arts, Trinity College, Cambridge
25 January 1839 Called to the bar of the Inner Temple.
18541855Deputy Judge Advocate in the Crimea.
1857 C.B. (Companion of the Bath).
March 1857 Unsuccessful parliamentary candidate for the constituency of Chatham
7 May 185729 June 1869Second Secretary to the Admiralty.
1859 Master or Arts, Trinity College, Cambridge
1861 Married Frances, daughter of Henry Tennant of Cadoxton Lodge, Glamorganshire
(March 1869) Assistant-Secretary, Marine Department, Board of Trade
June 18691873Judge-advocate-general in India.
1876 Member (later President) of the Egyptian Conseil du Trésor.
1879 Retired.
5 May 1893 Died.
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