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Thornton, Henry, (1760-1815), MP Philanthropist and Economist

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Surname: Thornton
Forenames: Henry
Gender: Male
Date: 1760-1815
Biography: ODNB link for Thornton, Henry (1760-1815) MP Philanthropist and Economist
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P150457 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P28385 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Henry Thornton
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
c1766-1938: personal and family corresp and papers
Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives
NRA 30090

See HMC Papers of British politicians 1782-1900, 1989
1777-1815: diaries and corresp
Archives: Wigan & Leigh
NRA 30192 Hall
1777-1815: letterbook and diary of henry and his wife Marianne plus three reference texts
Archives: Wigan & Leigh
NRA 30192 Hall
1791-93: letters to Thomas Clarkson
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1801-14: corresp with William Wilberforce
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 7132 Wilberforce