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Marr, John Edwardlocked

(1857–1933)
  • David Oldroyd

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Marr, John Edward (1857–1933), geologist, was born at Morecambe Terrace, Poulton, Lancashire, on 14 June 1857, youngest of the nine children of John Marr and his wife, Mary (née Simpson). His father, who had retired in 1850, had been a Lancaster merchant trader and partner in a silk mill at ...

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