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date: 11 April 2021

Tate, William Edwardlocked

  • K. D. M. Snell


Tate, William Edward (1902–1968), teacher and historian, was born on 28 March 1902 in Retford, Nottinghamshire, the only son of three children. His parents were John William Tate (1870–1933), a railway clerk and Methodist preacher, and his wife, Mary, née Woodhead (1869–1947), a schoolmistress. The ...

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