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Harley, Thomas (1730-1804), politician and banker

Roland Thorne

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/12345
Harley, Thomas (1730-1804), politician and banker

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Harley, Thomas (1730-1804), politician and banker, was born at Eywood, Herefordshire, on 24 August 1730, the fourth son of five among the seven children of Edward Harley (bap. 1699, d. 1755), a politician, who in 1741 succeeded his cousin as third earl of Oxford and Mortimer, and his wife, Martha ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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