From Graces Guide
Thomas Benyon and Benjamin Benyon were successful wool merchants in Shrewsbury.
In 1790 they owned warehouses in the town and after ten years of activity, had earned £13,000.
1795 They were in close contact with John Marshall - the three men entered a partnership to finance a flax mill in Leeds. Marshall contributed £9,000 and the Benyons jointly provided the same amount.