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John Provis

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1820 May 23rd. Became a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers.[1]

1825 July. Marriage of Mr. Provis, Civil Engineer, to Harriet the eldest daughter of Thomas Stanton of Ellesmere.[2] Note: Is this the right Mr. Provis?

1827 December. 'the eminent engineer' severely injured in a coach accident.[3]

1836 of Holyhead, Anglesea.

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Sources of Information

  1. 1820 Institution of Civil Engineers
  2. Chester Chronicle - Friday 22 July 1825
  3. North Wales Chronicle - Thursday 06 December 1827