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Shaw, Sir James, first baronetlocked

(1764–1843)
  • E. I. Carlyle
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Shaw, Sir James, first baronet (1764–1843), lord mayor of London, son of John Shaw, an Ayrshire farmer, whose ancestors had occupied the property of Mosshead for three centuries, and of Helen, daughter of David Sellars of the Mains, Craigie, Ayrshire, was born at ...

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