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Edward J. Harland

Sir Edward J Harland was born in 1831.

In 1858 with Gustav William Wolff (1834-1913) founded Harland & Wolff  shipyard in Belfast. 

In the later part of his life he served as a Member of Parliament for North Belfast.

He died 24th December 1895.

Newspaper Articles

The Times (25 July 1885) Edward Harland Becomes a Baronet
The Times (2 December 1885) Harland Re-elected Mayor of Belfast
The Times (13 August 1889) Sir Edward Harland Becomes an M.P.
The Times (25 December 1895) Harland, Sir Edward J.
The Times (10 February 1912) LADY HARLAND'S WILL
The Times (9 February 1940) NEW M.P. FOR EAST BELFAST
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Name: Sir Edward J. Harland
Born: circa.1831 in
Marital Status: Married to Rosa (née Wann)
Died: Tuesday 24th December 1895 aged 65 years

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