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Kemp, Thomas Read (1782-1844), property speculator

John H. Farrant

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/15332
Kemp, Thomas Read (1782-1844), property speculator


Kemp, Thomas Read (1782-1844), property speculator, was born on 23 December 1782, at 169 High Street, Lewes, Sussex, the younger surviving child and only son of Thomas Kemp (bap. 1745, d. 1811), wool merchant and MP, and his wife, Anne (1748/9-1807), daughter of Henry Read, grazier, of Brookland, Kent. He ...

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