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Carmichael, John Wilsonlocked

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Carmichael, John Wilson (1799–1868), marine painter, was born on 9 June 1799 in Tyne Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, the eldest of the three children of William Carmichael, a shipwright, and Mary, daughter of James Johnson, a mariner. After spending some three of his early teenage years at sea, he was apprenticed in his father's trade to ...

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