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Watson, William John Rosslocked

(1865–1948)
  • Derick S. Thomson

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Watson, William John Ross (1865–1948), Gaelic scholar, was born in the parish of Kilmuir-Easter, in Ross-shire, on 17 February 1865, the son of Hugh Watson, blacksmith, and his wife, Maria Ross; he was a native speaker of the Gaelic of that area. He graduated in classics at ...

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