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Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Josiah II Wedgwood

1769–1843

Master-potter. Partner in the Wedgwood pottery works at Etruria, Staffordshire, 1795–1841. Resident at Maer Hall, Staffordshire. Whig MP for Stoke-on-Trent, 1832–4. Emma Darwin’s father.

Sources

Burke’s peerage 1980

Emma Darwin (1915)

Freeman 1978