Brodie McGhie Willcox
Brodie McGhie Willcox (1786 - 1862) was a Liberal Member of Parliament and the co-founder of the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, one of the United Kingdom's largest shipping businesses.
In 1837 Brodie Willcox and Arthur Anderson established the Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company. Brodie Willcox served as the first Managing Director of the business which by the 1860s was the owner of the largest steamship fleet in the World.
He was married to Sophia Anne Willcox.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Brodie Willcox
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Humphrey St John Mildmay
|Member of Parliament for Southampton
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Thomas Weguelin 1857–1859
William Seymour from 1859
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