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Bailey, Sir Abraham [Abe], first baronet (1864-1940), financier and politician in South Africa

Maryna Fraser

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/30521
Bailey, Sir Abraham [Abe], first baronet (1864-1940), financier and politician in South Africa

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Bailey, Sir Abraham [Abe], first baronet (1864-1940), financier and politician in South Africa, was born at Cradock, Cape Colony, on 6 November 1864, the only son of Thomas Bailey (d. 1905) of Keighley, Yorkshire, a shopkeeper of Queenstown, which he represented in the Eastern Circle division for the Afrikaner Bond ...

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