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Curtis, Sir William, first baronet (1752-1829), banker and politician

Norman Gash

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/6964
Curtis, Sir William, first baronet (1752-1829), banker and politician

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Curtis, Sir William, first baronet (1752-1829), banker and politician, was born on 25 January 1752, in London, the third of five sons of Joseph Curtis, manufacturer of ship's biscuit at Wapping, who died in 1771, aged fifty-six, and of his wife, Mary, daughter of Timothy Tennant of Wapping. Curtis and ...

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