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Gillies, Williamlocked

(1884–1958)
  • Christine Collette

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Gillies, William (1884–1958), political organizer, was born on 5 December 1884 at 79 Grove Street, Glasgow, the fourth of six children of James Gillies (b. 1839), journeyman marble cutter, and his wife, Agnes Wilson (1852–1943). He received elementary education and started his political career with the ...

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