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date: 20 October 2019

Beckett, Sir Edmund [known as Edmund Denison], fourth baronetlocked

(1787–1874)
  • Iain McLean

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Beckett, Sir Edmund [known as Edmund Denison], fourth baronet (1787–1874), railway promoter and politician, was born at Gledhow Hall, Leeds, on 29 January 1787, the sixth son of the banker Sir John Beckett, first baronet (1743–1826), and his wife, Mary, daughter of ...

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