Reference Entry

Baring, Sir Francis, first baronet (1740-1810), merchant and merchant banker

John Orbell

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Early life | Independence from Exeter | Building a correspondent network | Government adviser | Government business in the 1780s | The East India Company | Transactions with Hope & Co. | Wartime finance | American finance | Withdrawal from business | Private wealth

Reference Entry.  4928 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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