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date: 28 February 2021

Cotton, Jacklocked

  • Richard Davenport-Hines


Cotton, Jack (1903–1964), property developer, was born at Edgbaston, Birmingham, on 1 January 1903, the third son of Benjamin Marcus Cotton and his wife, Caroline Josephine Rudelsheim. His father was an import–export merchant with a flourishing trade in silver plate cutlery to South Africa...

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