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Kettle, Sir Rupert Alfredlocked

(1817–1894)
  • E. I. Carlyle
  • , revised by M. C. Curthoys

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Kettle, Sir Rupert Alfred (1817–1894), industrial arbitrator, was born at Birmingham on 9 January 1817, the fifth son of Thomas F. Kettle of Suffolk Street, Birmingham, a glass-stainer, fancy button and military ornament maker, and gilder. The family was descended from Henri Quitel...

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