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1827 Born at the Hanging Gate Inn, 217 Huddersfield Road, Diggle, Saddleworth, Lancashire
1827 Born 26th February 1827. Worked for Platt Brothers, but left during an industrial dispute. By 1861 he was married to Ellen (29) and had three children, Eliza (2), George Howard (1) and a stepson Charles (7). He became Chairman and joint Managing Director of Bradbury and Co Ltd in 1874.
1884 Died on 8th March 1884