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John Harper Bean (1885-1963)
1885 Born in Handsworth, only son of George Bean and Mary (nee Harper). Known as Jack
1914 Married Winifred Amy Wells
1915 Birth of Brenda M. Bean
1917 Birth of Diana B. Bean
Post-WWI was made a CBE for his work in the business during the war.
1922 Birth of Patricia Bean
1963 Died at sea