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Bolton, Sir John Brown (1902–1980), politician in the Isle of Man and accountant  

Susie Alegre

Bolton, Sir John Brown (1902–1980), politician in the Isle of Man and accountant, was born on 20 January 1902 in Methwold, Norfolk, the eldest of four sons of the Revd Richard Bolton (1867–1951), Primitive Methodist minister, and his wife, Charlotte, née Brown (1865–1962)...

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Diamond, John [Jack], Baron Diamond (1907–2004), accountant and politician  

David Marquand

Diamond, John [Jack], Baron Diamond (1907–2004), accountant and politician, was born on 30 April 1907 at 26 Savile Drive, Leeds, the son of Solomon Diamond (d. 1939), rabbi, and his wife, Henrietta, née Beckermann. He was originally named Joseph but adopted the name ...

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Drummond, George (1687–1766), accountant-general of excise in Scotland and local politician  

Alexander Murdoch

Drummond, George (1687–1766), accountant-general of excise in Scotland and local politician, was born on 27 June 1687, probably at Edinburgh, although in some accounts his place of birth is given as Newton Castle in Perthshire, where his father had business and family connections. He was one of at least three children of the factor and merchant ...

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Drummond, George (1687–1766)  

Maker: Sir George Chalmers

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George Drummond (1687–1766) by Sir George Chalmers, 1764 Scottish National Portrait Gallery

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Wolfe, William Cuthbertson [Billy] (1924–2010), chartered accountant, manufacturer, and politician  

Gordon Wilson

Wolfe, William Cuthbertson [Billy] (1924–2010), chartered accountant, manufacturer, and politician, was born on 22 February 1924 at The Elms, Bathgate, West Lothian, the second son of Major Thomas (Tom) Wolfe (1887–1957), shovel manufacturer, and his wife, Catherine Jane (Katie), née Cuthbertson (1893–1981). He was educated at ...

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Wolfe, William Cuthbertson [Billy] (1924–2010)  

Maker: Gordon Wright

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William Cuthbertson Wolfe (1924–2010) by Gordon Wright, 1976 © The Scotsman Publications Ltd. Licensor www.scran.ac.uk