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Wright, Thomaslocked

(1809–1884)
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Wright, Thomas (1809–1884), physician and palaeontologist, was born on 10 November 1809 at Paisley, Renfrewshire, the son of Thomas Wright and his wife, Barbara (née Jarvis). He received his early education at the local grammar school in Paisley, after which he was apprenticed to his brother-in-law, a surgeon in that town. When his relative moved to ...

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