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date: 18 September 2019

Horne, Sir William Cornelius Vanlocked

(1843–1915)
  • W. L. Grant
  • , revised by Gregory P. Marchildon

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Horne, Sir William Cornelius Van (1843–1915), railway builder and financier in Canada, was born on 3 February 1843 at Chelsea, Will county, Illinois, USA, the eldest son of Cornelius Covenhoven Van Horne, lawyer, and his second wife, Mary Minier Richards. His father's ancestors had emigrated from the ...

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