Henry James Hogg King


 BORN 1845 at Rodborough, Gloucestershire
 DIED 13 October 1895 at Stroud, Gloucestershire.
 MARRIED Sarah Ann Evans (c1842-) in May 1870 at Stroud reg district
 CHILDREN   Margaret Emily King (1872-1962)
 Henry James H Jnr King (1874-)
 Charles Edward King (1878-1959)

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Engineer Civil Master

Henry King was born at Kings Stanley, son of Peter King, corn merchant and flour miller. When young he worked for James Apperley & Co for 2 years. Subsequently he was employed by Brassey, Wythes & Co of Glasgow where he inspected pipes for the Calcutta Water Supply. He also took out patents to do with steam engines. In 1874 Henry was in America.

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