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Smith, Henrylocked

(c. 1560–1591)
  • Gary W. Jenkins

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Smith, Henry (c. 1560–1591), Church of England clergyman, referred to as the Silver-Tongued Preacher or Silver-Tongued Smith, was born into a well-to-do family at Withcote, Leicestershire, the seat of his grandfather John Smith. He was the eldest son of Erasmus Smith of Somerby...

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