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date: 05 March 2021

Pimm, Jameslocked

  • Anita McConnell


Pimm, James (1798–1866), caterer and inventor of the Pimm's cocktail, was born on 9 November 1798, the fifth of twelve children of James Norris Pimm (1769–1848), a yeoman farmer of Linstead, Kent, and Susanna Mills (1772–1846); he was baptized at Newnham, Kent, on 9 April of the following year. At his marriage to ...

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