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Smedley, Johnlocked

(1803–1874)
  • Grayson Carter

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Smedley, John (1803–1874), hydropathy practitioner and Free Methodist leader, was born on 12 June 1803 at Wirksworth, Derbyshire, the eldest son of John Smedley (d. 1840), mill owner, and his wife, Mary. On his mother's side he descended from a long line of ...

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Derbyshire Record Office, Matlock