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Bates, Henry Walterlocked

  • John Dickenson


Bates, Henry Walter (1825–1892), naturalist, was born at Leicester on 8 February 1825, the eldest of the four sons of Henry (1794–1870), a hosiery manufacturer, and Sarah, née Gill (1803–1860). He was educated at Creaton's academy at Billesdon, a village 10 miles east of ...

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