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Smith, Charles Hamiltonlocked

(1776–1859)
  • Christine E. Jackson

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Smith, Charles Hamilton (1776–1859), soldier and natural historian, was born in east Flanders on 26 December 1776, a descendant of a Flemish protestant family. He was at school in Richmond, Surrey, when a revolt occurred in the Low Countries and he was called home to study in the ...

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