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date: 20 October 2019

Mayers, William S. Fredericklocked

(1831–1878)
  • A. F. Pollard
  • , revised by Janette Ryan

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Mayers, William S. Frederick (1831–1878), Sinologist, was born on 7 January 1831 in Van Diemen's Land, the son of the Revd Michael John Mayers, colonial chaplain. After being educated at Marseilles, where his father became consular chaplain, Mayers spent some years as a journalist in ...

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