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Nevill family (per. c. 1793–1973), copper smelters and colliery proprietors, was founded by Charles Nevill (1753–1813), born in May 1753, probably on the 2nd, either at Birmingham or Stafford, the youngest of the seven children of Thomas Nevill (c.1723–...

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Vivian, John (1750–1826), mining and copper-smelting entrepreneur, was born on 9 January 1750 in Cornwood, Devon, the eldest of four sons of Thomas Vivian, vicar of Cornwood and writer on religion and science, and his wife, Mary, daughter of John Hussey, barrister, and sister of ...