Harry Trelawney Eve

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Birthday
13, 1856
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Dec 10, 1940 (84)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
13, 1856
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Dec 10, 1940 (84)

About

Notable for his legal and political work, Eve was a longtime judge in the English High Court of Justice's Chancery Division and also served briefly as a Liberal Party Member of Parliament (MP) for Ashburton.

Before Fame

After earning his bachelor's and master's degrees from Exeter College, Oxford, he became a barrister at Lincoln's Inn.

Trivia

A farmer as well as a judge and politician, he bred South Devon cows.

Family Life

His marriage to Beatrice Wright resulted in three children; tragically, his one son was killed during World War I.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of fellow British politician James Hozier.