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Davey, Frederick Hamilton (1868 – 1915)

Frederick Hamilton Davey was born on 10th September 1868 in the Cornish village of Ponsanooth, the 12th child of Emma (née Trengove) and Stephen Henry Davey, manager of an arsenic works. Fred Davey left school at the age of 11 … Continue reading

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Townsend, Frederick (1822 -1905)

Frederick Townsend was born in Rawmarsh, Yorkshire, where his father the Rev. E J Townsend was Rector.  He was the grandson of Mr Gore Townsend of Honington Hall, Warwickshire.  He was educated at Harrow and Trinity College, Cambridge  (where he … Continue reading

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