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Peckitt, Henry

SWEDENBORGIANS: Henry Peckitt retired apothecary 50 Old Compton St, Soho in list of Theosophical Society 1783, one of four publishing Swedenborg 1785, on list of 77 signers 1788 (elected president), committee of conference 1790 and 1792, Sarah dau of Henry & Sarah Peckitt bapt New Jerusalem Chapel 30.11.1797, Sophia dau of same born 27.1.1799 bapt there 24.2.1799

Born 1734 Husthwaite Yorks, brother of William Peckitt (DNB 1731-1795 glass painter), Henry Peckitt apothecary of Compton St Soho married Soho 28.3.1767 Mary Watkins spinster of Northumberland St, St Martin i t Fields…