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date: 22 September 2020

Maister familylocked

(per. 1597–1812)
  • David Neave

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Maister family (per. 1597–1812), merchants, politicians, and landowners, ran for some 200 years a leading mercantile house in Hull, east Yorkshire. Family members traded chiefly with the Baltic and contributed much to the commercial success of the port. The trading dynasty came to a sudden end but its legacy is ...

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