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Walter Harry Wadhams

Chairman of Turton Urban District Council: 1931-34 (Independent)

Born: Northampton, Northamptonshire 1873

Died: Machynlleth, Montgomeryshire, Wales December 1954


Governor of Edgworth Children's Homes at Crowthorn, Edgworth, Turton for 35 years until his retirement in 1935.

Son of Thomas Wadhams, a police inspector in Northampton.

Chairman of the Health Committee.

Bolton County Magistrate and Chairman of the Juvenile Panel.

His wife, Charlotte, was Matron at Crowthorn.

Walter Harry WadhamsWadhams Family Tree • pdf


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