moved to London to take up a career in the city in 1962. He is now retired and lives in Essex. At an early age he developed an interest in Irish Quaker families and their social and business relationships. He is the author of The Goodbodys: millers, merchants and manufacturers, 1630–1950 (Dublin, 2011) and has written a number of articles relating to Irish Quakers, as well as about Clara. He is currently working on a new book on Clara, to be published shortly.
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