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Benfield, Paullocked

(1741–1810)
  • P. J. Marshall

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Benfield, Paul (1741–1810), financier in India, was baptized on 25 January 1741 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. He was the eldest son of John Benfield (d. in or before 1767), carpenter and joiner, of Cheltenham, and of his wife, Anne, daughter of the Revd Stephen Cull...

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Gentleman's Magazine
British Library, Oriental and India Office Collections
R. G. Thorne, ed., , 5 vols. (1986)