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Yarrell, Williamlocked

(1784–1856)
  • J. C. Edwards

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Yarrell, William (1784–1856), zoologist, was born in Duke Street, London, on 3 June 1784, the ninth of the twelve children of Francis Yarrell (d. 1794) and his wife, Sarah Blane of Bayford, Hertfordshire. His father was a bookseller and newsagent in partnership with his cousin ...

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