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Williamson, Hughlocked

  • William S. Powell


Williamson, Hugh (1735–1819), physician and revolutionary politician in America, was born in West Nottingham township, Chester county, Pennsylvania, on 5 December 1735. Both of his parents were Scots-Irish: his father, John Williamson (d. 1757), was a clothier who emigrated to America in 1730 from ...

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