Excerpt from Brief Sketch of the Life and Character of the Late Joseph Eaton, Esq Of the City of BristolThe parents of the late Mr Eaton were highly esteemed members of the society of Friends, to which division of the church militant their son continued firmly attached to the close of his consistent and useful career His parents were george and ann eaton The former was a wholesale ironmonger, in Bristol and joseph, the subject of this memoir, was born in the same city, in the year 1792 and being brought up to the same line of business, in due time succeeded his father therein, in conjunction with his brother george This business the brothers finally relinquished in the month of December, 1835.Mr Eaton received the rudiments of his useful and practical education at Burford, in Oxfordshire an academy conducted by a member of the society, but whose treat ment of his pupil was, we learn, exceedingly severe He was afterwards instructed in schools at Compton and at Bath and in that at Burford was school fellow with george thomas, Esq., of Bristol, at present Chairmanof the Bristol Charity Trustees with this gentleman Mr Eaton was also, during many years, associated in various benevolent undertakings.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Free Read Brief Sketch of the Life and Character of the Late Joseph Eaton, Esq. [ By ] Unknown [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – heartforum.co.uk
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