1) Not a farrier or shoeing-smith but a man who worked in a ‘smithies’ or had an iron works.

1379 Johannes Cutyler

Alanus Fox, smethyman, Askwith

1417 ‘John Passelewe, smythyman, diverted the water course so that it ran to his smithies’, Thurstonland

1562 Robert Humblocke, Ecclesfeild, smethyman.

dates 1379 1417 1562

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