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Lindsay, William Lauderlocked

  • Thomas Seccombe
  • , revised by D. J. Galloway


Lindsay, William Lauder (1829–1880), physician and botanist, was born on 19 December 1829 in Edinburgh, the eldest son of James Lindsay of the sasine office, General Register House, Edinburgh, and his wife, Helen, daughter of Captain Lauder. He was educated at the Royal High School, Edinburgh...

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