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Muirhead, James Patricklocked

(1813–1898)
  • B. M. Sturt
  • , revised by Richard L. Hills

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Muirhead, James Patrick (1813–1898), biographer, was born on 26 July 1813 at The Grove, Hamilton, Lanarkshire, the son of Lockhart Muirhead and his wife, Anne Campbell. His parents were both Scottish, his father being principal librarian, and from 1808 to 1829 regius professor of natural history, in ...

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