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Hooley, Ernest Terahlocked



Hooley, Ernest Terah (1859–1947), financier, was born on 5 February 1859 in Sneinton, Nottinghamshire, the only child of Terah Hooley, lacemaker, and his wife, Elizabeth, née Peach. In his autobiography he claimed that the family had been farmers at Long Eaton, Derbyshire, since the eighteenth century. At the age of twenty-one he joined his father's lace business, and in the following year (1881) he married ...

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