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Butler, Frank Hedges (1855-1928), motorist and aviator

Henry Albert Jones and Julian Lock

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/32210
Butler, Frank Hedges (1855-1928), motorist and aviator


Butler, Frank Hedges (1855-1928), motorist and aviator, was born in London on 17 December 1855, the fifth son of James Butler, wine merchant, of Hollywood, Wimbledon Park, and his wife, Frances Mary, eldest daughter of William Hedges. He was educated at private schools at Brighton and Upper Clapton to 1870 ...

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