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Worth, Charles Fredericklocked

  • Christopher Breward


Worth, Charles Frederick (1825–1895), couturier, was born on 13 October 1825 at Wake House, North Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire, the youngest son of William Worth, solicitor, and his wife, Mary Anne Quincey. After the failure of his father's business in 1836, Worth was first apprenticed to a printer in ...

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