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Edwin Nicholas Windsor

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Born 27 March 1810 at Shirley, Southampton

Married Eliza Brewster. Parents of Edwin Wells Windsor, Eliza Ann and Charles Windsor [1]

By 1837 when his son Edwin was born he was an engineer at the works of Hall, Powell and Scott in Rouen, France.

1850 He became proprietor of the works

c.1860 He admitted his son Edwin Wells Windsor into partnership.

From 1883 Edwin Wells had sole control, and the business became E.-W. Windsor et Cie.

1883 Edwin Nicholas Returned to live in England.

1889 Living at 79 Tressillian Rd, Deptford[2].

1900 Died on 26 November 1900 at Greenwich.

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. [1] Geni website - Edwin-Nicholas Windsor
  2. Electoral register
  • Obituary of Edwin Wells Windsor