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Charles P. Lazarus

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Charles Lazarus at work

Charles Philip Lazarus was a remarkable Jamaican who, by his own hard work, rose from humble beginnings to be the most prominent iron founder in the island in the second half of the 19th century. He was a well-known figure in the public life of Kingston, much respected for his sturdily independent views.

More general information about CPL.

Another paragraph of general information on CPL.

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Marie Francis, the mother of Charles Lazarus,

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was the daughter of a Haitian woman who had come to Jamaica in the early years of the 19th century.

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