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date: 18 October 2019

Forbes, James Staatslocked

(1823–1904)
  • Charles Welch
  • , revised by Ralph Harrington

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Forbes, James Staats (1823–1904), railway administrator and art connoisseur, was born at Aberdeen on 7 March 1823, the eldest of the six children of James Staats Forbes, a member of a Scottish family long settled in England, and his wife, Ann Walker. A brother, ...

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