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Emmott, Alfred, Baron Emmott (1858-1926), politician and cotton manufacturer

John Singleton

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/33022
Emmott, Alfred, Baron Emmott (1858-1926), politician and cotton manufacturer

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Emmott, Alfred, Baron Emmott (1858-1926), politician and cotton manufacturer, was born at Chadderton, near Oldham, on 8 May 1858, the third son of Thomas Emmott, cotton manufacturer, of Oldham, and his wife, Hannah, daughter of John Barlow, of Chorley, Lancashire. Educated at the Friends' school, Kendal, Westmorland, where he was ...

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