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Smith, Sir Henry Babington (1863–1923), civil servant and financier  

William C. Lubenow

Smith, Sir Henry Babington (1863–1923), civil servant and financier, was born on 29 January 1863 at Riverbank, Putney, the London home of his father, Archibald Smith (1813–1872), barrister and mathematician. His mother was Susan Emma (d. 1913), the daughter of Sir James Parker...

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Wilson, Sir Charles Rivers (1831–1916), civil servant and financier  

D. A. Farnie

Wilson, Sir Charles Rivers (1831–1916), civil servant and financier, was born in Montagu Square, London, on 19 February 1831, the eldest son of Melvil Wilson (1799–1868), a merchant in the City of London trading with America whose business failed in 1837...