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Borrer, William (1781 – 1862)

William Borrer was born Henfield, Sussex (in June, 1781).  His father, also a William, served at one point as High Sheriff of Sussex and was involved in the supply of forage to troops stationed in the county, during the Napoleonic … Continue reading

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Beeby, William Hadden (1849 – 1910)

William Hadden Beeby was the only son of William John and Elizabeth Beeby, and was born 9th June, 1849.   He left school at an early age and worked for some years for his uncle, then Union Discount (London) and  finally … Continue reading

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