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Grueber, Francis (1658?–1730), gunpowder and leather manufacturer and merchant, was born in Lyons, France, probably in December 1658, the eldest of the three sons and three daughters of Daniel Grueber (d. 1692) and his wife, Susanne (née Monginot). The Huguenot family arrived in ...

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Tate, John (c. 1448–1507/8), merchant and paper maker, was probably the eldest son of John Tate (c.1409–1478), mercer and sometime mayor of London, and his wife, Elizabeth, whose maiden name was probably Marshall. He was apprenticed to the Mercers' Company and was made free in 1474. It was probably in this year that he married ...