Mason, Sir Josiah (17951881)

Mason, Sir Josiah, Birmingham manufacturer and philanthropist, born at Kidderminster; made his fortune by split rings, steel pens, electro-plating; founded an orphanage at Erdington at the cost of nearly £300,000, and the college at Birmingham which bears his name (17951881).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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