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date: 06 April 2020

Braithwaite, John, the elderlocked

(bap. 1760, d. 1818)
  • William Ronald Braithwaite

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Braithwaite, John, the elder (bap. 1760, d. 1818), engineer and diver, was baptized at St Albans Abbey, Hertfordshire, on 20 July 1760, the second son of five children of William Braithwaite (bap. 1732, d. 1800), whitesmith and engine maker, and Mary Crowther (...

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Gentleman's Magazine