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date: 13 April 2021

Venables, Edward Fredericklocked

  • G. Le G. Norgate
  • , revised by Roger T. Stearn


Venables, Edward Frederick (1815–1858), indigo planter and volunteer soldier, was born on 5 May 1815, the third son of Lazarus Jones Venables (1772–1856), barrister, of Liverpool and Woodhill, Shropshire, and his wife, Alice, daughter of Thomas Jolley of Liverpool. He early went to ...

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