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date: 20 October 2019

Cartwright, Edmundlocked

(1743–1823)
  • David Hunt

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Cartwright, Edmund (1743–1823), Church of England clergyman and inventor of a power loom, was born on 24 April 1743 at Marnham in Nottinghamshire, the fourth of five sons of William Cartwright (d. 1781) and his wife, Anne (d. 1787), daughter of ...

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