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date: 29 February 2020

Thornton, Samuellocked

(1754–1838)
  • Michael Reed

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Thornton, Samuel (1754–1838), merchant and bank governor, was born on 6 November 1754, the eldest son in the family of three sons and one daughter of John Thornton (1720–1790), a merchant, of Hull and Clapham, and his wife, Lucy, the daughter of Samuel Watson...

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