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date: 16 October 2019

Smith, Davidlocked

(d. 1587)
  • Ian W. Archer

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Smith, David (d. 1587), embroiderer and benefactor, is of unknown origins. Having been presumably apprenticed in the Broderers' Company of London, of which he became a prominent member, he joined the Elizabethan wardrobe establishment at Elizabeth's accession, sharing work with William Middleton: whereas ...

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University of London, Institute of Historical Research, Centre for Metropolitan History
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Guildhall Library, London