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date: 18 April 2021

Maconochie [formerly M'Konochie], Alexanderlocked

  • M. F. G. Selby
  • , revised by Felix Driver


Maconochie [formerly M'Konochie], Alexander (1787–1860), geographer and penal reformer, was born on 11 February 1787 in Edinburgh, the only child of the second marriage of Alexander M'Konochie (the later spelling was adopted in 1832), a lawyer and commissioner for the board of customs...

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