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Williams, Georgelocked

(1814–1878)
  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by Triona Adams

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Williams, George (1814–1878), Church of England clergyman and topographer, born at Eton on 4 April 1814, was the son of Edward Williams, a bookseller and publisher in Eton, and his wife, Sarah Turner. He was educated on the foundation at Eton College, being in the first form of the lower school in the election for 1820, and was admitted scholar on 15 September 1829. In 1832 he received the money collected at the traditional ...

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