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date: 05 March 2021

Champion, Josephlocked

(b. 1709, d. in or before 1768)
  • Lucy Peltz


Champion, Joseph (b. 1709, d. in or before 1768), writing-master and accountant, was born in Chatham, Kent, the son of a wealthy Kent family who had been freeholders until they lost their property during the stock market crisis of 1720. Little is known of his early life except that he attended both ...

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