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date: 13 July 2020

Clay, Charleslocked

  • Peter D. Mohr


Clay, Charles (1801–1893), gynaecologist and surgeon, was born on 27 December 1801, the second son of Joseph Clay, miller and corn merchant, at Arden Mills, Bredbury, near Stockport. In 1816 he was apprenticed to Mr Kinder Wood, a well-known surgeon at the Manchester and Salford Lying-in Hospital...

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Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
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