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Hewitson, William Chapmanlocked

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Hewitson, William Chapman (1806–1878), naturalist, was born in Percy Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, on 9 January 1806, the second son of Middleton Hewitson (d. 1845). His early education began at Kirkby Stephen, and was completed at York, where he was articled to ...

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