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date: 23 October 2019

Chapman, Johnlocked

(1801–1854)
  • Jennett Humphreys
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Chapman, John (1801–1854), engineer and political economist, was born at Loughborough, Leicestershire, on 20 January 1801, the eldest of the three surviving sons of John Chapman, clockmaker of that town. He received his education first at a school kept by Mr Mowbray, and then under the ...

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