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Fowler, Sir John, first baronetlocked

(1817–1898)
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Fowler, Sir John, first baronet (1817–1898), civil engineer, was born in Sheffield on 15 July 1817, the eldest of the nine children of John Fowler (b. 1784), land surveyor of Wadsley Hall, near Sheffield, and his wife, Elizabeth (1792–1858), née Swann. After attending ...

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J. Burke, A general [later edns A genealogical] and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the United Kingdom [later edns the British empire] (1829–)
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers