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Carl Johann Wilhelm Gotz (1839-1895)
1895 Obituary 
CARL JOHANN WILHELM GOTZ was born at Clausthal in the Hartz, Germany, on 31st October 1839.
At the age of eighteen be came to this country, and entered the business of Messrs. John M. Sumner and Co., Manchester. There he took an active part in the export engineering branch, becoming eventually a partner in the firm.
His death took place at Whalley Range, Manchester, on 20th February 1895, in his fifty-sixth year.
He became an Associate of this Institution in 1889.