May, Henry John (1867–1939), co-operative movement activist and internationalist, was born on 16 July 1867 at 98 Villas Road, Plumstead, Kent, the son of Henry May, painter, and his wife, Mary Jane (née Kimber). After an elementary education he joined the Royal Arsenal Co-operative Society (RACS)...
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Pratt, Hodgson (1824–1907), peace campaigner and co-operative movement activist, born at Bath on 10 January 1824, was the eldest of five sons of Samuel Peace Pratt and his wife, Susanna Martha Hodgson (d. 1875). After education at East India College, Haileybury, where he won a prize for an English essay in his first term, he matriculated at ...