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date: 16 December 2019

Chalmers, Jameslocked

(1841–1901)
  • Andrew Porter

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Chalmers, James (1841–1901), missionary and explorer, was born at Ardrishaig, Argyll, on 4 August 1841, the son of John Chalmers (1802–1869), a stonemason from Peterhead. His mother, Mary, née Glen (1808–1876), came from Luss on Loch Lomond. Brought up in Ardrishaig, Lochgilphead, and ...

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State Library of New South Wales, Mitchell Library, Sydney
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