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date: 17 February 2020

Child, Sir Josiah, first baronetlocked

(bap. 1631, d. 1699)
  • Richard Grassby


Child, Sir Josiah, first baronet (bap. 1631, d. 1699), economic writer and merchant, was baptized at St Bartholomew-by-the-Exchange, London, on 27 February 1631, the second son of Richard Child (buried 1638 at Hackney), a merchant of Fleet Street, and his wife, Elizabeth Roycroft...

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