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Alexander Turnley Stewart (1803 - 1875):
Philanthropist


Alexander Stewart was born in Lisburn, County Antrim, and emigrated to America, where he opened a drapery shop in New York. During the Great Famine he sent a shipload of food over to his fellow-countrymen, and in 1863 sent a further shipload to Lisburn during the cotton srike. He left a fortune of £15,000,000 when he died in New York.

Born: 1803
Died: 1875
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