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Lampson, Sir Curtis Miranda, first baronetlocked

(1806–1885)
  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Lampson, Sir Curtis Miranda, first baronet (1806–1885), fur merchant and telegraph cable promoter, the fourth son of William Lampson of Newhaven, Vermont, USA, and his wife, Rachel, daughter of George Powell of Louisborough, Massachusetts, was born in Newhaven, Vermont, on 21 September 1806. He worked first as a clerk in a store in ...

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