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Clark, George Aitkenlocked

(1823–1873)
  • T. F. Henderson
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Clark, George Aitken (1823–1873), thread manufacturer and philanthropist, born on 9 August 1823, in Paisley, Renfrewshire, was a son of John Clark, thread manufacturer. He was educated at Paisley grammar school, and while still a lad was in 1840 sent across the Atlantic...

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J. Irving, ed., (1881)