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Thomas Wills Rust (1805-1871), optician
1838 his father in Greenwich
1840 of the Minories, optician, gained the Freedom of the City of London by redemption..
1843 Married Anna Clarissa Hobson in Wellinborough
1851 Thos W Rust 43, worsted spinner, lived in Leicester with Anne C Rust 29, Clara Rust 2
1871 Died in Leicester