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John Hilbert (c1733-1819) of Wandsworth
Upper Mill, The Grove, Sutton. By the late 18th century the mill was old fashioned, and the new owner, John Hilbert of Wandsworth, employed John Smeaton to design a modern one
1819 Died aged 86 years 
1819 Auction of John Hilbert's estate.