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Pettitt, Henry Alfredlocked

(1848–1893)
  • Joseph Knight
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Pettitt, Henry Alfred (1848–1893), playwright, was born on 7 April 1848 at Cape Hill, Smethwick, near Birmingham, the son of Edwin Pettitt, a civil engineer, and his wife, Lucy, née Hart. Pettitt was educated at a school kept by the Revd William Smerdon...

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