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Dampier [formerly Whetham], Sir William Cecil Dampierlocked

(1867–1952)
  • H. M. Palmer
  • , revised by Isobel Falconer

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Dampier [formerly Whetham], Sir William Cecil Dampier (1867–1952), scientist and agriculturist, was born in South Hampstead, London, on 27 December 1867, the only son (he had one sister) of Charles Langley Whetham, manufacturer, and his wife, Mary Ann, daughter of Thomas Dampier...

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