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Oldroyd, Sir Marklocked

  • D. T. Jenkins


Oldroyd, Sir Mark (1843–1927), woollen manufacturer and politician, was born on 30 May 1843 at Spinkwell, Dewsbury, Yorkshire, the youngest of the three sons and two daughters of Mark Oldroyd (1797–1874) and his wife, Rachel, the daughter of Marmaduke Fox, of Soothill, Dewsbury...

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