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White, Adamlocked

(1817–1878)
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White, Adam (1817–1878), naturalist, was born in Edinburgh on 29 April 1817, the son of Thomas White, a banker's clerk, and his wife, Mary Ann Gellatly. He was baptized in Kirkurd, Peebles, on 2 August 1818. He was educated at the high school in ...

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