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Thomas Hodgson Appleby (1826-1899) of Appleby Brothers.
1851 Living in Eckington, Derbyshire (age 25 born Sheffield), a Clerk in Iron Foundry. With his mother Emma (age 48 born Sheffield). One servant. 
1867 Married Frederica Hughes, eldest daughter of W. H. Beacon Wilkinson