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date: 30 November 2020

Hopkirk, Thomaslocked

(1785–1841)
  • Malcolm Nicolson

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Hopkirk, Thomas (1785–1841), botanist, was born at Dalbeth House, Dalbeth, near Glasgow, on 4 July 1785. His father, James Hopkirk, and his mother, Christian Glassford, were members of eminent Glasgow merchant families. Hopkirk matriculated at Glasgow University in 1800. He was the pioneer botanist of ...

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