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c.1786 Born, son of a wealthy landowner.
Partner in Hadley, Simpkin and Lott, engine makers
1817 Married Mary Hastings in St. Bride Fleet Street, London
1836 His daughter Sarah married Moses Merryweather who took over the business of engine makers.
1841 Lived in Brixton, of independent means with his wife Mary
1859 Formerly of Long Acre, London, engine maker; died in Surrey; Moses Merryweather was one of his executors; Richard Henry Cullum, his nephew, was another