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Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton

(1786—1845) politician and philanthropist


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(1786–1845).

Anti-slavery campaigner and quaker philanthropist, Buxton married Hannah Gurney (sister of Elizabeth Fry). In 1808 he joined the quaker brewers Truman, Hanbury & Co. (his mother was a Hanbury) ...

Subjects: British History.


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