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Ismay, Thomas Henrylocked

(1837–1899)
  • J. Gordon Read

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Ismay, Thomas Henry (1837–1899), shipowner, was born on 7 January 1837 at Whillan's Yard, Maryport, Cumberland, the eldest of the five children of Joseph Ismay, shipbuilder and shipbroker, and his wife, Margaret, née Sealby. There was a long maritime tradition in the family. He was educated at ...

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