Edwards, Joseph (1814–1882), sculptor, was born on 5 March 1814 at Ynysgau, Merthyr Tudful, Glamorgan, the son of John Edwards, a stonecutter. Joseph assisted his father in his business, showing exceptional ability from an early age. He had a limited education at local charity schools. At seventeen ...
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Tate, Christopher Thomas (1811–1841), sculptor, born on 16 August 1811 in Drury Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, and baptized on 9 September at the nonconformist church of St Nicholas (later the cathedral) in the same city, was the third son of John Tate...
Wheeler, Sir Charles Thomas (1892–1974), sculptor, was born on 14 March 1892, in Church Lane, Codsall, Staffordshire, the second son of the five sons and one daughter born to Samuel Phipps Wheeler (b. c.1860), a freelance journalist who ran a small company, and his wife, ...