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Harrison, Josephlocked

(1798–1856)
  • Anita McConnell

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Harrison, Joseph (1798–1856), horticulturist and writer, was born in 1798 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, the eldest of nine children of Charles Harrison (d. 1855) and his wife, Ann, née Coe. In 1805 his father was appointed head gardener to Lord Wharncliffe at Wortley Hall...

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