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Scholefield, James (1790–1855), political reformer

Paul A. Pickering

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online May 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Scholefield, James (1790–1855), political reformer, was born at Colne Bridge, in the parish of Kirkheaton, near Huddersfield, Yorkshire, on 6 April 1790, the son of Daniel Scholefield and his wife, Rebecca. He attended the Salford Academy of Sciences in Manchester, established by William Cowherd...

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Subjects: Politics

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