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Motherwell, Williamlocked

(1797–1835)
  • Hamish Whyte

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Motherwell, William (1797–1835), poet and ballad editor, was born in High Street, Glasgow, on 13 October 1797, the second son of William Motherwell (d. 1827), a Glasgow ironmonger descended from an old Stirlingshire family, and his wife, Janet (d. 1811), daughter of ...

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