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Baldwin, Thomas (c. 1750–1820), architect and property developer, of unknown parentage, was mainly active in Bath, although not born there. He married Elizabeth, daughter of John Chapman, alderman of the city, on 15 September 1779, at St James's Church. They had at least one daughter and one son. He began his career as clerk to the Palladian local architect ...

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Sunlight, Joseph (1889–1978), architect and property developer, was born in Novogrudock, Belorussia, then part of the Russian empire, on 2 January 1889 ns (20 December 1888 os), the son of Israel Schimschlavitch, afterwards Sunlight (1864–1945), and his wife, Minnie (d. 1941). His father, like many Russian Jews, was anxious to evade conscription into the tsarist army and the family emigrated to ...