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Thomson, Sir Charles Wyvillelocked

(1830–1882)
  • A. L. Rice

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Thomson, Sir Charles Wyville (1830–1882), naturalist, was born on 5 March 1830 at Bonsyde, near Linlithgow, the son of Andrew Thomson, surgeon in the East India Company, and his wife, Sarah Ann Drummond Smith, daughter of Dr Wyville Smith, inspector of military hospitals. He was christened ...

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