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Henwood, (William) Jorylocked

(1805–1875)
  • Denise Crook

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Henwood, (William) Jory (1805–1875), mining surveyor, was the eldest son of John Henwood, a clerk at the iron foundry of G. C. Fox & Co., and his wife, Mary, daughter of William Jory. He was born at Perran Wharf in Cornwall on 16 January 1805. Little is known about his early education, but at a later age he did receive some tuition in science at the home of ...

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G. C. Boase & W. P. Courtney, , 3 vols. (1874–82)