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William Nelson Hutchinson of Plymouth, army officer
1803 Born, Sloane St, London
1881 Living in Northam, Devon, a General and Colonel on the retired list, with his wife Mary Hutchinson 59, Augusta 31, Horatio G. 21
Made inventions in relation to steam engines; promoted the cause of navigable ballooning which he thought had potential