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Vestey, William, first Baron Vestey (1859–1940), industrialist and food importer

Richard Perren

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/36647

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Vestey, William, first Baron Vestey (1859–1940), industrialist and food importer, and his business partner, Sir Edmund Hoyle Vestey first baronet (1866–1953), were both born in Liverpool. William was the eldest (b. 21 January 1859), and Edmund was the fifth child (...

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Subjects: Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction

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