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date: 28 January 2020

White, Sir William Henrylocked

(1845–1913)
  • Philip Watts
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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White, Sir William Henry (1845–1913), naval architect, born at Devonport on 2 February 1845, was the youngest child of Richard White, a currier, of Devonport, and his wife, Jane, daughter of W. Matthews, of Lostwithiel, Cornwall. He was educated at a private school at ...

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