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Williamson, John [nicknamed Johnny Notions]locked

(c. 1730–c. 1796)
  • Brian Smith

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Williamson, John [nicknamed Johnny Notions] (c. 1730–c. 1796), smallpox inoculator, was the son of Andrew Williamson; otherwise his parentage and place of birth are obscure. From the late 1740s at least, Williamson lived at Hamnavoe, Esha Ness, in the north-west of the ...

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