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Kettle, Sir Rupert Alfred (1817-1894), industrial arbitrator

Edward Irving Carlyle and Mark Curthoys

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Kettle, Sir Rupert Alfred (1817-1894), industrial arbitrator, was born at Birmingham on 9 January 1817, the fifth son of Thomas F. Kettle of Suffolk Street, Birmingham, a glass-stainer, fancy button and military ornament maker, and gilder. The family was descended from Henri Quitel, a Huguenot of Milhaud or Millau in ...

Reference Entry.  760 words. 

Subjects: biography ; history

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