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Bray, John Francislocked

(1809–1897)
  • Noel Thompson

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Bray, John Francis (1809–1897), socialist and writer, was born on 26 June 1809 in Washington, DC, USA, the eldest of seven children of John Bray, comedian and singer, and his wife, Sarah Hunt. His ancestors were primarily farmers and cloth manufacturers who had worked in or near ...

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