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Wilson, Effinghamlocked

(1785–1868)
  • Laurence Worms

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Wilson, Effingham (1785–1868), bookseller and publisher, was born on 28 September 1785 at Kirkby Ravensworth in Yorkshire, one of at least five sons of Joseph Wilson (b. c.1734) and his wife, Jane Hutchinson. His father, the son of a Yorkshire grazier, had at one time been a journeyman packer in ...

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