Wilkinson, Sir Hiram Shaw (1840-1936), Chief Justice of Her Majesty's Supreme Court for China and Korea

Wilkinson Papers

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Official and private correspondence etc of Sir Hiram Shaw Wilkinson (1840-1936), leading judge and diplomat. Born in 1840, son of John Wilkinson of Belfast and Annabella Shaw of Waringstown, Co. Down, Wilkinson led a distinguished legal and diplomatic career in the Far East during the late 19th and early 20th centuries holding various positions in Japan, China and Korea including that of Vice-Cons ...