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Bookplate of John Fitchett Marsh

1818-1880

Hardwick House, Chepstow, Monmouthshire.

Solicitor and Antiquary

Nolo Servile Capistrum

 

There is a note in the Dictionary of National Biography.  He was the son of a solicitor in Wigan, Lancashire, where he was born.  Educated at Warrington Grammar School and joined his uncle as a solicitor.  Town clerk of Warrington 1847-1858.  He died unmarried.  His library which included that of his uncle John Fitchett was sold by Sotheby in 1882.

 

If anyone out on the web would like to write up a more detailed biography, please do contact me.

 

(Bookplate list Marsh)