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Blackburne, Joseph Henrylocked

(1841–1924)
  • E. S. Tinsley
  • , revised by Julian Lock

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Blackburne, Joseph Henry (1841–1924), chess player, was born in or near Hulme, Manchester, on 10 December 1841, the son of Joseph Blackburne, a Quaker bookkeeper and temperance reformer (not a path taken by his son) who also practised as a phrenologist, and his wife, ...

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