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date: 19 October 2019

Macmurray, Johnlocked

  • David Fergusson


Macmurray, John (1891–1976), moral philosopher, was born on 16 February 1891 in Maxwellton, near Dumfries, Kirkcudbrightshire, the son of James Macmurray (1854–1933), an excise agent in the civil service, and his wife, Mary Anna Grierson (1867–1973). Following a family move to the north-east of ...

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