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John Lucius Smith-Dampier
Born 1875
Died December 02, 1958

Smith-Dampier was born ca. 1875 in Twyford, Hampshire, the son of Rev. Alfred Fowler Smith and Jane Mary Dampier (1837-1905). He was educated at Worcester College, Oxford, and at Ely Theological College, becoming Bachelor of Divinity. He served as Curate of All Souls in Brighton from 1899 until 1902, and at the Holy Trinity, Winchester from 1903. 


Smith-Dampier compiled Who's Who in Boswell, a book containing a biography for each day of the year, relating to one of the many persons mentioned in the Life of Johnson.

Books by author

The site contains further information about the following books authored or edited by John Lucius Smith-Dampier: