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Heywood, Sir Benjamin, first baronet (1793–1865), banker, was born at St Ann's Square, Manchester, on 12 December 1793, the eldest son of Nathaniel Heywood (1759–1815), a banker, and his wife, Ann, the daughter of Thomas Percival MD FRS. Thomas Heywood (1797–1866) and James Heywood (1810–1897)...

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Morris, Corbyn (1710–1779), customs administrator and economist, is a figure about whose origins and early life nothing is known. He was probably the son of Edmund Morris and his wife, Margaret, and baptized at Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, on 19 August 1710. He first attracted notice by the publication in 1741 of ...