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Henry Leaton EdwardsChemical engineer
Full name of worker at H.M. Factory Gretna (and any other names they are known by): Henry [Harry] Leaton Edwards
Date and Place of Birth: 1858, Liverpool, Lancashire
Date and Place of Death: 12th October 1928, Great Meols, Wirral
Parents: Edward Henry and Martha nee Bird
Parent’s occupations: Newspaper reporter
Schools / universities attended and years of attendance: N/K
Occupation: Chemical engineer /analyst
Place of residence at Gretna: 21 Victory Avenue, Gretna
Job title at Gretna: Chemical engineer.
Marital status: Married Annie Muir Judkins Harrison
Children: Had 4, 3 surviving
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Harry [Henry] Leaton Edwards was born in Liverpool in 1858 to Edward Henry and Martha nee Bird.
1861- living at 5 Margaret Street, Everton, Liverpool. Father a newspaper reporter.
1871- – 88 Aubrey Street, Everton.
July 1880- married Annie Muir Judkins Harrison at West Derby, Liverpool.
1881- 103, Needham Road, West Derby, Liverpool. An analytical chemist
1891- 7 Edgerton Road, Lower Bebington ( Port Sunlight ). Has 3 children and a servant.
1901 – 19 Park Road, Lower Bebington. Chemist- scientist soap works.
1911 – 19 Park Road, 8 rooms. Analyst. Has had 4 children, 3 surviving.
WW1- employed as a chemical engineer at H M Factor Gretna living at 21 Victory Avenue, Gretna. (Electoral register)
12th October 1928 died at ‘The Shanty’ 34 Banks Avenue, Great Meols, Wirral aged 70.
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