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Families of fortune

life in the Gilded Age

by Alexis Gregory

  • 200 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Rizzoli International Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Upper class -- United States -- History.,
    • Upper class -- Europe -- History.,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1865-1918.,
    • United States -- History -- 1865-1921.,
    • Europe -- Social life and customs.,
    • Europe -- History -- 1871-1918.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementAlexis Gregory ; foreword by John Kenneth Galbraith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE168 .G813 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p. :
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1411030M
      ISBN 100847817733
      LC Control Number93019803

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      First Families of Virginia (FFV) were those families in Colonial Virginia who were socially prominent and wealthy, but not necessarily the earliest settlers. They descended from English colonists who primarily settled at Jamestown, Williamsburg, The Northern Neck and along the James River and other navigable waters in Virginia during the 17th century.. These elite families generally married. Mayer Rothschild successfully kept the fortune in the family with carefully arranged marriages between closely related family members. Nathan Mayer Rothschild started his London business, N. M. Rothschild and Sons in at New Court in St Swithin’s Lane, City of London, where it still trades today.

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