Marcus Samuel, 1st Viscount Bearsted (1853 - 1927) MP

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Birthplace: 7 Upper East Smithfield, London, Middlesex, England
Death: Died in 3 Hamilton Place, Park Lane, London, England
Occupation: Founder of Shell Oil Company
Managed by: Constantinos Melissas
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About Marcus Samuel, 1st Viscount Bearsted

"Marcus Samuel, 1st Viscount Bearsted JP (5 November 1853 – 17 January 1927), known as Sir Marcus Samuel, Bt between 1903 and 1921 and subsequently as The Lord Bearsted until 1925, was the founder of the Shell Transport and Trading Company, a precursor to Royal Dutch Shell."

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http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I69644&tree=Nixon

http://www.jewishencyclopedia.com/articles/13126-samuel-sir-marcus-bart

http://www.oxforddnb.com/templates/article.jsp?articleid=35929&back=

http://www.thepeerage.com/p11826.htm#i118260

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Citations / Sourcse:

[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 353. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 1, page 218. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

[S35] Peter Townend, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 18th edition, 3 volumes (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1965-1972), volume 1, page 507. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 18th ed.

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Marcus Samuel, 1st Viscount Bearsted's Timeline

1853
November 5, 1853
7 Upper East Smithfield, London, Middlesex, England
1881
January 19, 1881
Age 27
The New West End Synagogue, St. Petersburgh Place, Bayswater, London, England
1882
March 13, 1882
Age 28
London, Middlesex, England
1883
July 2, 1883
Age 29
Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England
1886
May 6, 1886
Age 32
1890
April 22, 1890
Age 36
1927
January 17, 1927
Age 73
3 Hamilton Place, Park Lane, London, England
January 20, 1927
Age 73
Willesden Jewish Burial Ground, Willesden, Middlesex, England