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Family and Education
Although nothing is definitely known about Goldsmith, it seems likely that he was a local man. A Reynold Goldsmith was living in Derby in 1393 and another Thomas, described as a yeoman of Derby, was to be impeached for trespass before the sheriff of Derbyshire in 1446.
KB27/529 m. 31; CPR, 1446-52, p. 418.