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Smith, Eaglesfieldlocked

(c. 1770–1838)
  • Alan Richardson

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Smith, Eaglesfield (c. 1770–1838), poet and surgeon, was the second of five children of Eaglesfield Smith (c.1730–1806) and his wife, Anna Galliard. His father was a Scottish landowner with his principal residence at Langshaw House, in Dumfriesshire. His mother was an English heiress descended from the ancient ...

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