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1872 October 23rd. Born at Horbury, near Wakefield, the son of John King and Barbara Reid.
1891 He was an assistant in his father’s enamel goods manufacturing business in Shipley, Yorkshire.
1901 Living at 8, Church Avenue, Seedly, Salford. He was a Foreman Porcelain Enameller.
1929 Formed John King and Son (Enamellers)