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Lewis [formerly Levy], Davidlocked

  • Anne Pimlott Baker


Lewis [formerly Levy], David (1823–1885), department store owner, was born in London, the son of Wolfe Levy, a Jewish merchant. He had at least one brother, who emigrated to Australia in the 1840s. In 1839 Lewis went to Liverpool to work for ...

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