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Smith, Sir James Edwardlocked

(1759–1828)
  • G. S. Boulger
  • , revised by Margot Walker

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Smith, Sir James Edward (1759–1828), botanist, was born on 2 December 1759 at 37 Gentleman's Way, Norwich, the eldest of the seven children of James Smith (1727–1795), a wealthy Unitarian wool merchant, and his wife, Frances (1731–1820), only daughter of the Revd John Kinderley...

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