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Allman, George Jameslocked

  • A. F. Pollard
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Allman, George James (1812–1898), naturalist, was born in February 1812 in Cork, the eldest son of James Allman of Bandon, co. Cork. He was educated at the Belfast Academical Institution and at Trinity College, Dublin, where he graduated BA in 1839 and MB in 1843. Although he subsequently graduated MD in 1847, having become a fellow of the ...

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