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: 14 October 2019

Blunt, Sir John, first baronetlocked

(bap. 1665, d. 1733)
  • Howard Erskine-Hill


Blunt, Sir John, first baronet (bap. 1665, d. 1733), financier and a founder of the South Sea Company, son of Thomas Blunt, a Baptist shoemaker of Rochester, Kent, and Isabella, daughter of Thomas Blacke, yeoman, was baptized at St Nicholas's Church, Rochester, on 24 July 1665. He became free of the ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

G. E. Cokayne, , 6 vols. (1900–09)
, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latterday Saints
Public Record Office
Guildhall Library, London
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London