Jan. 12, 1795 Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent Unitary Authority Staffordshire, England
Mar. 11, 1880 Leith Hill Mole Valley District Surrey, England
Josiah "Joe" Wedgwood, a grandson of the English potter
Wedgwood was the eldest son of Josiah Wedgwood and his wife Elizabeth Allen. He was taken into the 1823 partnership in the Wedgwood business by his father and was employed there until 1842 when he retired to Leith Hill Place in Surrey.