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Forster, Williamlocked

(1784–1854)
  • Edward H. Milligan

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Forster, William (1784–1854), philanthropist and Quaker minister, was born at Tottenham, Middlesex, on 23 March 1784, the second of the ten children of William Forster (1747–1824), schoolmaster and later land surveyor, and Elizabeth (1759–1837), daughter of Robert and Mary Hayward of Kelvedon, Essex...

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