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c.1805 Born in Wakefield
1861 Joseph Rhodes 56, Engineer and machinist, employing 36 men and 25 boys and coal proprietor employing 17 men and 11 boys, lived in Wakefield with Ann Rhodes 48. Annie Rhodes 23, George Rhodes 21, machine maker, Sarah Rhodes 19, William Rhodes 17, machine maker
1875 retired from Joseph Rhodes and Sons
1876 Died in Wakefield