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Bright, Jacoblocked

(1821–1899)
  • Alan Ruston

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Bright, Jacob (1821–1899), politician, was born on 26 May 1821 at Green Bank, Conkeyshaw, Rochdale, the fourth son in the family of eleven children of Jacob Bright (1775–1851) and his wife, Martha Wood (1788/9–1830). John Bright (1811–1889) was his elder brother, and Priscilla McLaren (1815–1906)...

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