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HELP! flag male ancestor  John  HARINGTON

  (b. 4 August 1560 Kelston, Somerset, England   d. 20 November 1612 Kelston, Somerset, England )  

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John HARINGTON was born 4 August 1560 in Kelston, Somerset, England

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John HARINGTON died 20 November 1612 in Kelston, Somerset, England.

Occupation: English courtier, author and translator

m. Mary Rogers and had 9 children

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4 August 1560
Kelston, Somerset, England

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1591 - The flush toilet is invented (Sir John Harington, England)
Harington devised England's first flushing toilet - called the Ajax. It was installed at his manor in Kelston...

The forerunner to the modern flush toilet had a flush valve to let water out of the tank, and a wash-down design to empty the bowl. The term 'John', used particularly in the US, is thought by some to be a reference to its inventor, although this is disputed.
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death1612 Death
20 November 1612
Kelston, Somerset, England
Added: 4/22/2019 3:39:58 PM - Updated: 4/22/2019 3:42:30 PM

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