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date: 20 August 2019

Ellis, John Edwardlocked

  • Alan R. Griffin


Ellis, John Edward (1841–1910), colliery owner and politician, was born on 15 October 1841 at Castle View, The Newarke, Leicester, the eldest of the five children of Edward Shipley Ellis (1817–1879), railway chairman and social reformer, and his wife, Emma Burgess (1809–1899), both of whom came from Quaker families....

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