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Edmund Compton

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c.1839 Born in Andover, Hants[1]

1872 Became an Associate Member of the Inst of Civil Engineers

1876 at Ceara, N Brazil

by 1886 was Chief Engineer of the Waterworks, Para, Brazil

1896 Lived in Maranhao, Brazil

1901 Edmund Compton 62 was a visitor from abroard in Shoreham[2]

1906 Lived at 8 St. Anne's Crescent, Lewes

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Sources of Information

  1. 1901 census
  2. 1901 census
  • Civil Engineer records