Gresham


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Gresh·am

 (grĕsh′əm), Sir Thomas 1519-1579.
English financier. A founder of the Royal Exchange, he is traditionally credited with Gresham's law.

Gresham

(ˈɡrɛʃəm)
n
(Biography) Sir Thomas. ?1519–79, English financier, who founded the Royal Exchange in London (1568)

Gresh•am

(ˈgrɛʃ əm)

n.
1. Sir Thomas, 1519?–79, English financier.
2. a town in NW Oregon. 58,130.
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There was at the same college with myself one Sir George Gresham, a young fellow who was intitled to a very considerable fortune, which he was not, by the will of his father, to come into full possession of till he arrived at the age of twenty-five.
My father, therefore, began now to return remonstrances instead of money to my demands, which brought my affairs perhaps a little sooner to a crisis; but had he remitted me his whole income, you will imagine it could have sufficed a very short time to support one who kept pace with the expenses of Sir George Gresham.
I carefully preserved them all; and having since shown them, with some other curiosities, in several parts of Europe, upon my return to England I gave three of them to Gresham College, and kept the fourth for myself.
Gresham was a very good man and a very religious man, but he told too many funny stories and made the people laugh in church; he was undignified, and you must have some dignity about a minister, mustn't you, Matthew?
Jonas Oldacre had received a late visitor in his bedroom upon that night, and the stick found has been identified as the property of this person, who is a young London solicitor named John Hector McFarlane, junior partner of Graham and McFarlane, of 426 Gresham Buildings, E.
Notes: a mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held at 10:00 am on march 30, 2018 at the city of gresham operations center, 2123 se hogan rd.
29 December 2017 - UK-based specialist alternative asset manager Gresham House plc (AIM: GHE) has exchanged contracts with UK home builder and urban regeneration partner Countryside Properties Ltd to sell its five-acre site at Newton-le-Willows for a gross value of GBP 2.
22 May 2017 - UK-based investment manager Gresham House's (AIM: GHE) real assets division has agreed to a proposed acquisition of UK-based energy infrastructure asset manager Hazel Capital LLC, pending due diligence, the company said.
15) was a letter of pure desperation, not only for himself but for the residents of Gresham.
Gresham and his wife, Lujuana, of Fontana, CA, one daughter, Juli-Marie Gresham of Westborough and four grandchildren, Christal, Jamar, Rickeena and Rebecca.
The Gresham Saturday Market will be located at Burnside and Eastman Parkway in Gresham every Saturday from May 10th through October 25th from 9 - 3:30 pm.
says it will acquire Gresham & Associates, Inc.