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Wood, Edwardlocked

(1846–1930)
  • Esmond J. Cleary

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Wood, Edward (1846–1930), building society manager, was born on 8 September 1846 at Baddesley Ensor, Warwickshire, the son of Edward Wood, a collier, later a colliery under-manager, and his wife, Eleanor, née Atkins. His father was illiterate in 1846 and could only make his mark when registering his son's birth....

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