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Guppy [née Beach; other married name Coote], Sarahlocked

(bap. 1770, d. 1852)
  • Madge Dresser

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Guppy [née Beach; other married name Coote], Sarah (bap. 1770, d. 1852), inventor, was born in Birmingham where she was baptized at St Philip's Church on 5 November 1770, the daughter of Richard Beach and his wife, Mary. Her family was involved in the brass and sugar trades, which may have been how she met ...

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