- Thomas Read Kemp
Thomas Read Kemp (1783 –
December 20, 1844) was an English property developer and politician.
He conceived and financed the Regency-style
Kemp Townestate in Brightonon the south coast of England. He was Member of Parliamentfor Lewes from 1811-16 and 1826-37 and for Arundel 1823-26. He fled Britain in 1837 to escape his creditors and died in Parisin 1844. He is buried in Père Lachaise Cemetery.
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