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date: 14 October 2019

Morrison, Robertlocked

(1782–1834)
  • R. K. Douglas
  • , revised by Robert Bickers

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Morrison, Robert (1782–1834), missionary and Chinese scholar, youngest son among the eight children of James Morrison, manufacturer of lasts and boot-trees, and Hannah, née Nicholson (d. 1802), was born on 5 January 1782 at Buller's Green, Morpeth, in Northumberland. In 1785 his parents moved to ...

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