Stephen Law (Governor of Bombay)

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Stephen Law
Governor of Bombay
In office
April 7, 1739 (1739-04-07) – November 15, 1742 (1742-11-15)

Stephen Law (died 1787 or 1788) was the Governor of Bombay from 7 April 1739 to 15 November 1742.

Law retired to Broxbourne Manor, Broxbourne, England. After his wife died in January 1785,[1] he moved to Goudhurst in Kent.[2][3] John Law the Archdeacon of Rochester was his son.[4]


  1. ^ Arthur Jones, ed., Hertfordshire 1731-1800 as recorded in the Gentleman's Magazine, 1993, p. 207
  2. ^ Octavius Francis Christie, ed., The Diary of the Rev. William Jones, 1777-1821: Curate and Vicar of Broxbourne and the Hamlet of Hoddesdon, 1781-1821, 1929
  3. ^ Will of Stephen Law, Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service, Item Ref AD422
  4. ^ "Law, John (LW756J)". A Cambridge Alumni Database. University of Cambridge.