Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 09 August 2020

Grainger, Richardlocked

  • T. E. Faulkner


Grainger, Richard (1797–1861), builder and property speculator, was born on 9 October 1797 in High Friar Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, the youngest of the six children of Thomas Grainger (d. c.1810), a quayside porter, and his wife, Amelia, née Burt or Brunt (1755–1835)...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

Northumberland Record Office
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
British Museum, London