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Davis, Hewitt (1804–1884), farmer and agricultural writer, was born on 16 August 1804 to Isaac Davis and his wife, Mary, née Kennard. He was baptized on 10 November 1804 at St Mildred Poultry, in the City of London.

In his twenties Davis managed the ...


Wight, Andrew (bap. 1719, d. 1792), farmer and writer on agriculture, was baptized at Ormiston, near Haddington, on 7 January 1719, which was possibly also the day of his birth. He was the son of Alexander Wight (d. 1751) and Kathrin Simpson...