1-3 of 3 results  for:

  • Manufacture and trade x
  • writing and scholarship on manufacture and trade x
  • banking and finance x
Clear all


Christabel Osborne

revised by Anne Pimlott Baker

Mortimer, Thomas (1730–1810), writer on trade and finance, was born on 9 December 1730 in Carey Street, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, the only son of Thomas Mortimer (1706–1741), principal secretary to Sir Joseph Jekyll, master of the rolls, and grandson of John Mortimer (1656?–1736)...


Murray, Robert (bap. 1633, d. 1725?), financier and writer on trade, was born in the Strand, London, and baptized on 12 December 1633, the son of Robert Murray, a Scot, a citizen and tailor of London, and his English wife. Entered as an apprentice in the books of the ...


C. A. Harris

revised by Philip Carter

Rawle, Francis (c. 1660–1727), writer on trade and finance, was probably born in Plymouth, the son of Francis Rawle and his wife, Jane. He was descended from an old Cornish family of some wealth and standing, once settled near St Juliot on the north Cornish coast and later in the ...