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ONDB -- Life: North, Sir Dudley (1641-1691), merchant and economist,

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  • Michael Robinson
    was born in London (probably at the Charterhouse) on 16 May 1641. He was the fourth (third surviving) son of Dudley North, fourth Baron North (1602-1677),
    Message 1 of 1 , May 16, 2008
      was born in London (probably at the Charterhouse) on 16 May 1641. He
      was the fourth (third surviving) son of Dudley North, fourth Baron
      North (1602-1677), landowner, and his wife, Anne (1613/14-1681),
      second daughter of Sir Charles Montagu of Cranbrook and his second
      wife, Mary Whitmore. He distinguished himself first as a successful
      businessman who parlayed his small provision into a substantial
      fortune, second as a public servant in the customs, and third as an
      original analyst of the market economy. ...

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