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Leach, William Elfordlocked

(1791–1836)
  • Pamela Gilbert

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Leach, William Elford (1791–1836), naturalist, was born at Hoe Gate, Plymouth, on 2 February 1791, the third and youngest son in the family of four children of George Leach (1748–1823), a solicitor and well-known naturalist, and his wife, Jenny Elford. Both parents were from well-established ...

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