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date: 18 October 2019

Houghton, Sir William Fredericklocked

(1909–1971)
  • Susan Elkin

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Houghton, Sir William Frederick (1909–1971), educational administrator, was born on 30 November 1909 at 27 Rutland Street, Oldham, Lancashire, son of Arthur Houghton, travelling salesman for a vinegar manufacturer, and his wife, Annie, née Cocker. It is not recorded where he attended school. In 1928 he matriculated at ...

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(1920–)
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