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date: 22 August 2019

La Touche, William George Diggeslocked

(1747–1803)
  • [Anon.]
  • , revised by P. J. Jupp

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La Touche, William George Digges (1747–1803), East India Company servant and banker, was born on 28 August 1747, the eldest son of James Digges La Touche (1707–1763), a poplin merchant, and his second wife, Matilda, daughter of William Thwaites. His paternal grandfather, David La Touche (1671–1745)...

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