William Gamul Farmer Case Study: Fortune

William Gamul Farmer Case Study: Fortune

William Gamul Farmer’s fortune And so, at last, to William’s possible acquisition of the fortune he had sought for so long. It was the climax…

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William Gamul Farmer Case Study: Career

William Gamul Farmer Case Study: Career

William Gamul Farmer’s career Nine writers were appointed to the Bombay residency in 1763 according to EIC records.[1]  Of five there is no trace later…

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William Gamul Farmer Case Study: The Farmer family

William Gamul Farmer Case Study: The Farmer family

The Farmer family The two brothers, William and Samuel, born 14 months apart in 1746 and 1747, were the sons of George Farmer (1710-1784).  Farmer…

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William Gamul Farmer Case Study

William Gamul Farmer Case Study

The career of William Gamul Farmer (1746-1797) in India, 1763-1795 By Penelope Farmer This case study originated in a collection of family letters that travelled…

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Shugborough Case Study: Two Brothers

Shugborough Case Study: Two Brothers

The story of Shugborough as we now know it is essentially that of two brothers: Thomas Anson (1695-1773) and his younger brother George (1697-1762).  Thomas…

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