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MacGillivray, Williamlocked

(1796–1852)
  • Robert Ralph

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MacGillivray, William (1796–1852), ornithologist and natural historian, was born in Old Aberdeen on 25 January 1796. His father, also William (d. 1812), came from the Outer Hebrides and was a student at the local university; his mother, Anne Wishart, was a local ...

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