Hall, Spencer Timothy (1812–1885), writer and mesmerist, was born on 16 December 1812 in a cottage near the village of Sutton in Ashfield in Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, the son of Samuel Hall (1769–1852), a Quaker cobbler and agriculturist, and Eleanor Spencer, a Derbyshire...
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