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of Basford, near Nottingham, a cotton spinner and bleacher
Second son was Samuel Hall
Fourth son was Dr. Marshall Hall, a distinguished physiologist and physician
Pioneer in using chlorine to bleach cotton
1784 Received prize of 40 guineas from the Society of Arts for an improvement in cranes