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Gott, Benjaminlocked

(1762–1840)
  • R. G. Wilson

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Gott, Benjamin (1762–1840), cloth merchant and manufacturer, was born on 24 June 1762 at Woodhall, Calverley, near Leeds, the fifth of the six children of John Gott (1720–1793), an engineer and surveyor of bridges for the West Riding of Yorkshire, and his second wife, ...

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J. Burke, , 4 vols. (1833–8); new edn as , 3 vols. [1843–9] [many later edns]
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