Charles Prestwood Lucas
Lucas was born at Crickhowell, Brecon, Wales. He was the grandson of Dr. Henry John Lucas (1773-1840) and Jenetta Illtyda (1776-1821) and son of Henry Lucas. His sister, Mary Anne Lucas, married the first Baron Glanusk. Lucas was educated at Winchester College and Balliol College, Oxford.
Lucas was called to the bar, Lincoln's Inn, on 30 April 1885. He became a civil servant in the Colonial Office which led to his becoming head of the Dominion Department and, in 1907, to his knighthood.
- 1 January 1901: Companion of the Order of the Bath, CB
- 1907: Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath, KCB
- J. F. C. Harrison ,A History of the Working Men's College (1854-1954), Routledge Kegan Paul, 1954
- Lucas, Charles Prestwood (2009). A Historical Geography of the British Colonies: The West Indies. General Books LLC. p. 143. ISBN 978-1-4590-0868-7.
- Lucas, Charles Prestwood (1912). Lord Durham's report on the affairs of British North America, Oxford: Clarendon Press
- "no. 27264". The London Gazette. 8 January 1901. p. 157. Retrieved 11-10-2012. Check date values in:
- Works by Charles Prestwood Lucas at Project Gutenberg
- Works by or about Charles Prestwood Lucas at Internet Archive
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