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George Crompton (1829-1886)

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George Crompton (23 March 1829 - 29 December 1886)

1829 Born the son of William and Sarah Crompton (nee Low), at Holcombe, Tottingham, Lancashire.[1]

1876 of Worcester, Mass., USA, exhibited a weaving machine

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Sources of Information

  1. [1] Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Crompton and Knowles Loom Works Collection