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Worthington, Williamlocked

(1723–1800)
  • Christine Clark

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Worthington, William (1723–1800), brewer, was born at Orton on the Hill, Leicestershire, the fourth child of William Worthington (1687–1742), yeoman farmer, and his wife, Elizabeth. In 1744, on reaching his majority, Worthington moved to Burton upon Trent to work as a cooper in ...

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