Leeds, Thomas Osborne, 1st duke of

Leeds, Thomas Osborne, 1st duke of:

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1631–1712, English statesman. Under the patronage of the 2d duke of Buckingham, he was appointed treasurer of the navy (1668), a privy councilor (1672), and lord treasurer (1673–78).
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