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Ernest Wentworth Buller

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1842 Born in Crediton, son of James and Charlotte Buller; his brother was Redvers Buller[1][2]

1871 Earthenware manufacturer employing 200 persons; living in Stone, Staffs[3]

1881 of Birmingham. Joined Society of Telegraph Engineers; he was a manufacturer of telegraph insulators and had made great improvements in the manufacture of porcelain insulators[4]

1881 A telegraph engineer, living in London[5]

1883 Formed a partnership with John Thomas Harris

1897 Died in Fulham[6]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Christening records
  2. Biography of Redvers Buller
  3. 1871 census
  4. Electrical Engineer Membership forms
  5. 1881 census
  6. BMD