Ashburton, Alexander Baring, Lord (17741848)

Ashburton, Alexander Baring, Lord, second son of Sir Francis Baring, a Liberal politician, turned Conservative, member of Peel's administration in 1834-35, sent special ambassador to the United States in 1842; concluded the boundary treaty of Washington, known as the Ashburton Treaty; in his retirement “a really good, solid, most cheery, sagacious, simple-hearted old man” (17741848).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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