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date: 17 February 2020

Paley, Richardlocked

(bap. 1746, d. 1808)
  • Maurice Beresford

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Paley, Richard (bap. 1746, d. 1808), industrialist and entrepreneur, was born in Langcliffe, Giggleswick, and baptized on 10 August 1746 at Giggleswick parish church in the West Riding of Yorkshire, the second of the four children of George Paley (1721–1765), a freeholder, of ...

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West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield
Guildhall Library, London
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds