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Vivian, John Henrylocked

(1785–1855)
  • Edmund Newell

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Vivian, John Henry (1785–1855), industrialist and politician, was born on 9 August 1785 in Truro, the second surviving son of John Vivian (1750–1826), mining and copper-smelting entrepreneur, and his wife, Betsy, née Cranch (d. 1816). He was educated at Truro grammar school...

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