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Yule, Sir Henrylocked

(1820–1889)
  • Felix Driver

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Yule, Sir Henry (1820–1889), geographer, born on 1 May 1820 at Inveresk, near Edinburgh, was the youngest son of Major William Yule (1764–1839) and Elizabeth Paterson (d. c.1827) of Braehead in Ayrshire. The Yule family had for several generations been tenant farmers at ...

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