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date: 17 February 2020

Hughes, William Morrislocked

  • Geoffrey Sawer
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Hughes, William Morris (1862–1952), prime minister of Australia, was born in London on 25 September 1862. His father, William Hughes, was a carpenter of north Welsh artisan stock and his mother, Jane Morris, was from a Montgomeryshire farming family. His mother died in 1869, and until 1874 ...

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