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date: 14 December 2019

Prest, Williamlocked

(1830–1885)
  • Nicholas Fishwick
  •  and Roland Fishwick

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Prest, William (1830–1885), football administrator and wine merchant, was born in York, probably on 1 April 1830, one of five sons of John Prest, a successful merchant in the city, and his wife, Arabella. He attended private schools in York from c.1840 to 1848. His father bought ...

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