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date: 17 February 2020

Thomas, William Lusonlocked

  • Mark Bills


Thomas, William Luson (1830–1900), wood-engraver and newspaper proprietor, the son of William Thomas, a shipbroker, and his wife, Alicia Hayes, was born on 4 December 1830 in London. Little is known of his early life, though he was educated at Fulham, Middlesex. After leaving school he joined his brother ...

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