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Wedgwood, Hensleighlocked

(1803–1891)
  • C. H. Herford
  • , revised by John D. Haigh

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Wedgwood, Hensleigh (1803–1891), philologist, was born on 22 January 1803 at Gunville, Dorset, the fourth and youngest son of Josiah Wedgwood of Maer Hall, Staffordshire, and Elizabeth Allen of Cresselly, Pembrokeshire. He was also the grandson of Josiah Wedgwood (1730–1795), master potter. Hensleigh Wedgwood...

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