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date: 18 October 2019

Cooper familylocked

(per. 1854–1994)
  • John Richard Edwards

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Cooper family (per. 1854–1994), accountants, came to prominence as the result of the achievements of four of the sons of Emanuel Cooper (1794/5–1851), who was one of the founders of the London and County Bank, its deputy chairman from 1841, and a well-known advocate of the abolition of slavery. He was also a staunch Quaker, but was dismissed by the bank in 1848 having advanced himself some ...

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D. J. Jeremy, ed., , 5 vols. (1984–6)
Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]