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Thomas Avery (1813–1894) by Henry Turner Munns Birmingham Museums & Art Gallery

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Avery, Thomas (1813–1894), scale manufacturer and local politician, was born in 1813, the second son of William Avery (1789–1843), scale maker, and his wife, Elizabeth, née Balden. Thomas and his elder brother, William Henry Avery (1812–1874), were born into a long-established dynasty of ...

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Benham, John Lee (1785–1864), stove manufacturer, was born in Reading, Berkshire, on 3 November 1785, the second son of Avery Benham (b. 1753), whitesmith, and his wife, Ann Lee. In 1791 his father moved to London, where he set up in business as ...

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See Shanks, Alexander