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Edmondston, Thomaslocked

  • D. E. Allen


Edmondston, Thomas (1825–1846), botanist, was born at the home of his uncle at Buness in Unst, the most northerly of the Shetland Islands, on 20 September 1825, the elder son of Laurence Edmondston (1795–1879), medical practitioner, and his first wife, Elisabeth Macbraird (...

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