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Mackenzie, William Forbeslocked

  • H. C. G. Matthew


Mackenzie, William Forbes (1807–1862), politician and temperance reformer, born on 18 April 1807 at Portmore, Peeblesshire, was the third and eldest surviving son of Colin Mackenzie, writer to the signet in Edinburgh, deputy keeper of the signet, and a friend of Sir Walter Scott...

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