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William Brown (1784 - 1864):
Businessman


William Brown was born in Ballymena, County Antrim, which he left to enter the linen trade in Baltimore. He was highly successful and opened a branch in Liverpool at the age of twenty-five. He sat as member of parliament for Lancashire and became chairman of the Atlantic Telegraph Company. He was created a baronet and established a free library and museum in Liverpool.

Born: 1784
Died: 1864
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