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date: 25 February 2021

Smith, Edwardlocked

  • Kenneth J. Carpenter


Smith, Edward (1819–1874), physiologist and social reformer, was born at Heanor, Derbyshire, the son of Joseph Smith, a successful hosier, and his wife, Martha. He was a medical student at Birmingham medical school and graduated MB (1841), BA, and LLB (1848) at Queen's College, Birmingham...

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