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date: 24 February 2020

Hornung, Ernest Williamlocked

(1866–1921)
  • Peter Rowland

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Hornung, Ernest William (1866–1921), writer, was born on 7 June 1866 at Cleveland Villas, Marton, Middlesbrough, the eighth and last child of John Peter (formerly Johan Petrus) Hornung (1821–1886) and his wife, Harriet, née Armstrong (1824–1896). His father, of Hungarian extraction, had transferred his trading skills to ...

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