Bingham, William

Bingham, William

(1752–1804) banker, U.S. senator; born in Philadelphia. He made a fortune in trade and privateering. He founded (1781) and directed the Bank of North America. He founded Binghamton, N.Y., and was president of the Philadelphia and Lancaster Turnpike Corporation. He was a U.S. senator (1795–1801). His wife, Anne Willing Bingham, a leader in Philadelphia society, frequently entertained George Washington.
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Betfair Masters best outright prices before last night's match: 3 Trump, 4 Higgins, Robertson, 13-2 Selby, 8 Allen, 12 Murphy, 18 Dott, 20 Bingham, Williams, 33 Stevens, 66 Walden.
Jarrow Terriers had a 9-0 win over Jarrow Fellgate, thanks to goals from Bingham, Williams (2), Halthart and Wildgoose (5).
Division One: Heswall Windows 5 (Swain, Dawson, Hughes, Jones 2) Rock Ferry Social 2 (Kenyon); Parkside 0 Heygarth FC 3 (Evans 2, Buhalfaia); Rangers Breaks 1 (Dillon) Neston Nomads 4 (Wainwright, Bingham, Williams 2); Rocky's Gym 5 (Gillam 3, Cowan, Billington) George & Dragon 0.