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Woodward, Sir Arthur Smithlocked

(1864–1944)
  • W. D. Lang
  • , revised by Colin Patterson

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Woodward, Sir Arthur Smith (1864–1944), palaeontologist, was born on 23 May 1864 at Macclesfield, Cheshire, the elder son of Edward Woodward, silk dyer, and his wife, Margaret Smith, whose maiden name he used as an additional surname. Both families had long been connected with the silk trade in ...

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