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Ogg, Sir William Gammielocked

(1891–1979)

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Ogg, Sir William Gammie (1891–1979), soil scientist and farmer, was born on 2 November 1891 at Craigbank Farm, Cults, Peterculter, Aberdeenshire, the only child of James Ogg and his wife, Janet Gammie, whose families had farmed in Aberdeenshire for generations. After Ogg's father died within a few months of his birth, his widowed mother and her sister continued the running of ...

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