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date: 03 March 2021

Robinson, Thomas, first Baron Granthamlocked

(1695–1770)
  • Philip Woodfine

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Robinson, Thomas, first Baron Grantham (1695–1770), diplomatist and politician, born on 24 April 1695, was the fourth son of Sir William Robinson, first baronet (1654?–1736), of Newby, near Ripon in Yorkshire, and Mary, eldest daughter of George Aislabie, of nearby Studley Royal. The family came to prominence in the time of ...

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