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1856 Born in Darlaston
1884 Partnership formed with his 2 brothers as an ironworks manufacturing gates and fences.
1888 "NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between the undersigned, Samuel Rubery, John Tunner Rubery, and Thomas William Rubery, in the trade or business of Iron Merchants and Manufacturers of Ironwork, at Blockall, and at the Green, Darlaston, in the county of Stafford, under the style or firm of Rubery Brothers, was, on the 29th day of February, 1888, dissolved by mutual consent."
1891 Thomas W Rubury 34, iron merchant, living in Tettenhall, Staffs; also in the household were Thomas's sisters Jane Rubury 38, Alma Rubury 36
1893 "NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned,Samuel Rubery and Thomas William Rubery, carrying on business as Iron Merchants, at Blockall, Darlaston, in the county of Stafford, under the style or firm of Samuel Rubery and Sons, was dissolved as and from the 29th day of April, 1893, by mutual consent. All debts due to and owing by the said late firm will be received and paid by the said Samuel Rubery.".
1921 Described as "engineer"
1925 Died in Stratford-upon-Avon