Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 133,822 pages of information and 211,931 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1836 Born in Birmingham the son of John Bown, a Dray Man, and his wife Martha.
1911 Retired; lived with Amos, a Cycle Finisher, and his family in Deritend
1914 Died in Aston