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Gurney, Sir Goldsworthylocked

(1793–1875)
  • G. B. Smith
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Gurney, Sir Goldsworthy (1793–1875), surgeon and engineer, was born on 14 February 1793 at Treator, near Padstow, in Cornwall, the fourth son in the family of five sons and a daughter of John Gurney and his wife, Isabell, née Carter. He was named after his godmother, a daughter of ...

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