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1789 Born in Ipsden, Oxfordshire
Presumably started his business at Ipsden (near Wallingford) but soon moved to the Yield Hall Foundry, Reading
1822 Married Mary Mason in Reading
Took his sons into partnership
1861 James Wilder, 71, ironfounder, lived in Reading with Mary Wilder 66, Mary Wilder 33
1869 Died in Reading