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date: 27 September 2020

Knight, Robertlocked

(1675–1744)
  • Stuart Handley

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Knight, Robert (1675–1744), financier and a founder of the South Sea Company, was born on 30 November 1675 and baptized on 10 December 1675 at St Mildred, Bread Street, London, the fourth and youngest son of the seven children of Robert Knight (...

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