Varley, Cromwell Fleetwood
- Bruce J. Hunt
Varley, Cromwell Fleetwood (1828–1883), telegraph engineer, was born at Kentish Town, London, on 6 April 1828, the second of the ten children of the artist and inventor Cornelius Varley (1781–1873) and his wife, Elizabeth Livermore Straker. He claimed descent from Oliver Cromwell and ...