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George William Pepys Goodchild
1872 Born in Germany
Educated in Germany
c1898 Worked for Siemens and Halske Electrical Co
1900-5 European manager and representatives for Bradley Pulveriser Co, of USA, manufacturers of grinding machinery and conveyors.
1906 Appointed managing director of Ludwig Loewe and Co, Berlin and London.
1913 Formed George W. Goodchild and Macnab, dealing in foundry moulding machines
1919 An engineer, when he arrived at Plymouth with his wife Elsie O. Goodchild, 39, from New York