1752 - 1842
Coke, of Holkham. Coke of Norfolk. English agriculturist. M.P. (1776-84, 1790-1806, 1807-32); ardent Whig, protectionist, advocate of parliamentary reform. Bred Southdown sheep, Devon cattle; improved Suffolk breed of pigs; introduced wheat-growing into Norfolk.
|Born: Westminster, , , , England 6th May 1752 ||Baptised: |
|Died: Longford hall, Derbys., 30th Jun 1842||Buried: |
Coke of Norfolk