1-3 of 3 results  for:

  • business (general) x
  • stock market trader x
Clear all


Boyd, Benjamin (1801–1851), stockbroker and entrepreneur, was born on 21 August 1801, in the parish of St Peter Le Pauvre, London, second son of Edward Boyd (1770?–1844), merchant, and his wife, Janet, daughter of Benjamin Yule, of Wheatfield, Midlothian. By 1808 the family had moved from ...


Sir George White, first baronet (1854–1916) by unknown photographer Royal Aeronautical Society Library


White, Sir George, first baronet (1854–1916), businessman and stockbroker, was born on 28 March 1854 at Kingsdown, Bristol, the second son of Henry White, a painter and decorator, and his wife, Eliza, née Tippetts, a domestic servant before her marriage. After attending St Michael's Boys' School...