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William John Boys (1840-1882)
1883 Obituary 
. . . In 1865 he was appointed Assistant Surveyor of Walsall, under Mr. Clark, the then Surveyor to the Improvement Commissioners; and, on the death of Mr. Clark about a year after, Mr. Boys was appointed his successor. . . [more]