Genealogy of John "Mad Jack" Fuller


William Cotton Esq.

Director, Bank of England, and Governor 1843-1845. Invented an automatic weighing machine for sovereigns, introduced in 1844, known as "the governor", weighing sovereigns at the rate of 23 per minute, and capable of discriminating to 1/10,000 of a grain.. From Dictionary of National Biography, vol. 4, p. 1246 (

Rev William Chafyn Grove

M.P. For Shaftesbury And Weymouth.

Edward Jekyll

Of Haverfordwest, Pembroke and Clarges Street, London, Captain of the 60-gun H.M.S. Rippon during the attack on the island of Guadaloupe on 23 Jan 1759, Commander from 21 Apr 1746, Captain from 5 Mar 1748.