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Murray, Sir Johnlocked

  • J. H. Ashworth
  • , revised by Eric L. Mills


Murray, Sir John (1841–1914), marine scientist and oceanographer, was born at Cobourg, Ontario on 3 March 1841, the second son of Robert Murray, an accountant from Scotland who had settled in Upper Canada about 1834, and his wife, Elizabeth Macfarlane. He attended public school in ...

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