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Edmund Potter, 1802-1883

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1802
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1883.10.26
Place of Death: Camfield Place, Hertfordshire

Identity:

Edmund Potter, FRS, was the head of a calicao printing firm, and was an MP.

Life:

Edmund Potter, FRS, was MP for Carlisle from 1871-1874. He may have known JW in the mid-seventies, when his name appears in an address book (#12714).

Bibliography:

Kelly's London Post office Directory, London; British Library Catalogue.