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McGurk, Johnlocked

(1874–1944)
  • David Howell

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McGurk, John (1874–1944), trade unionist, was born at Hoyle Mill, Barnsley, on 17 September 1874, the eldest of fifteen children of John McGurk, a miner, and his wife, Hannah (née Lord). Six months later the family moved to Pendlebury, near Manchester, and at the age of twelve ...

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