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Swan, Williamlocked

(1818–1894)
  • A. D. Morrison-Low

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Swan, William (1818–1894), university teacher, was born in Edinburgh on 13 March 1818, the son and only child of David Swan (d. 1821), engineer, and his wife, Janet Smith, second daughter of Thomas Smith (bap. 1752, d. 1815), the lighthouse engineer. Her sister ...

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