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date: 20 September 2020

Skene, James Henrylocked

(1812–1886)
  • Stephen Boys Smith

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Skene, James Henry (1812–1886), consul and author, was born on 3 March 1812 at Inverie, Knoydart, the third son and fourth child of James Skene (1775–1864), advocate, landowner, artist, and close friend of Sir Walter Scott, and his wife Jane (...

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