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date: 23 August 2019

Wills, William Henrylocked

(1810–1880)
  • Jane W. Stedman

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Wills, William Henry (1810–1880), journalist and journal editor, was born on 13 January 1810, in Plymouth, Devon, the son of a wealthy shipowner and prize agent, and his wife, Jane (d. 1854). Wills had one sister and one brother. Because his father lost the greater part of his money, in 1819 (or 1820) the family moved to ...

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