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Thomas Newman (Newman) Marks


Newspaper proprietor and businessman. Secretary of the Society for the Preservation of Ancient Buildings, 1879. Proprietor of the East Kent Times, 1881. In the mining industry, 1901. Manager of Traag zinc and lead mines, Porsgrund, Norway, when he died in Christiania (now Oslo).


Census returns of England and Wales 1861 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG9/34/117/14), 1881 (RG11/963/104/38), 1901 (RG13 200/95/8)

letter from Newman Marks, 15 November 1879

UK, registers of births, marriages and deaths from British consulates, 1810–1968 (, accessed 30 May 2018)