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date: 20 September 2020

Briggs, Samuellocked

(1776–1868)
  • Jonathan Parry

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Briggs, Samuel (1776–1868), merchant and consul in Egypt, was born in Islington, London, on 16 September 1776. His father, Samuel Briggs, a weaver, lived in Cross Street, Islington. Between 1785 and 1791 he was educated with his younger brother William at Christ’s Hospital...

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