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Horatio Brothers

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Civil Engineer, F.C.S.

c. 1822 Born in Kensington, son of Francis Brothers RN.

1851 Horatio Brothers 28, engineer to the Grimsby Gas Co, was a joint occupier of a house in Great Grimsby with James Reed 30, agent to the Manchester and Lincolnshire Railway Company[1]

c.1867 Engineer of the new Croydon Commercial Gasworks

1881 Horatio Brothers 58, civil engineer, lived in Putney Hill, with Marianne Brothers 54, Francis Brothers 28, Rose Brothers 27, Kate A. Brothers 26, Florence Brothers 25, Helen R.M. Brothers 23, Marianne Brothers 21, Amy Madeline Brothers 18, Clara Beatrice Brothers 16[2]

1899 Died aged 77.[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1851 census
  2. 1881 census
  3. The Engineer 1899/12/22, p625.