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Howell, George (1833-1910), politician and writer

Fred M. Leventhal

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Howell, George (1833-1910), politician and writer, was born on 5 October 1833 in Wrington, Somerset, the eldest of the eight children of Edwin John Howell (1809-1868) and Mary Welsh (1806-1891). He had four brothers and three sisters. Edwin Howell, a mason like his father before him, became a self-employed subcontractor ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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