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date: 14 December 2019

Atkinson, Richardlocked

(1739–1785)
  • J. G. Parker

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Atkinson, Richard (1739–1785), merchant and director of the East India Company, was born on 10 March 1739 at Temple Sowerby, Westmorland, and baptized there on 5 April at St James's Church. He was the fifth child and third son of Matthew Atkinson, tanner, of ...

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