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John Southan (c1835-1901)
Probably related to Thomas Southan
"I regret to have to announce the death of Mr. John Southan, which took place at his residence, Anglesea House, Handsworth, on the 1st inst. Prior to retiring about fourteen years ago, Mr. Southan was an extensive ironmaster, having works at Bilston, Moxley, and Bradley. He went to Handsworth about three years ago from Bickenhall Hall, Warwickshire, and was well known and esteemed throughout the Midland iron trade."