Corrie, Joseph [Joe] (1894–1968), miner and playwright, was born on 13 May 1894 at Limerigg, Slamannan, Stirlingshire, the eldest of three sons and four children of Joseph Corrie, grocer, and his wife, Mary McCleary, a farm servant from Sorbie, Wigtownshire. His father became a surfaceman in the ...
Michael T. Davis
Dell, Henry (b. in or before 1733), bookseller and playwright, was the son of Henry Dell, a tailor in St Peters Chalfont, Buckinghamshire. He was apprenticed to the London stationer James Penny on 6 March 1750 and was freed as a member of the ...
See Nicholson, John