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Williamson, William Crawfordlocked

(1816–1895)
  • John V. Pickstone

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Williamson, William Crawford (1816–1895), naturalist and palaeobotanist, was born at Huntriss Row, Scarborough on 24 November 1816, the second and only surviving son of John Williamson (b. 1784), gardener and first curator of the Scarborough Museum, and Elizabeth Crawford, eldest daughter of a Scottish lapidary and watchmaker who had migrated to ...

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