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George William Petter

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George William Petter (c1824-1888) of Cassell, Petter, and Galpin

c1824 Born at Barnstaple, son of William Petter

1851 Living in Highbury Vale, London, when he married Elizabeth Emma Meares; his father was a post master.

1861 Living at South Sea Cottage, Datchet, Bucks: George William Petter (age 37 born Barnstaple), Printer, Publisher and Manufacturer employing about 380 persons. With his wife Elizabeth Emma Petter (age 32 born Camden Town) and their children Clara Maud Petter (age 4 born St. Pancras); and Emma G. Petter (age 3 born St. Pancras). One visitor and one servant.[1]

1888 Died

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Sources of Information

  1. 1861 Census