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date: 31 May 2020

Wallace, Robertlocked

(1773–1855)
  • A. H. Millar
  • , revised by H. C. G. Matthew

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Wallace, Robert (1773–1855), politician and postal reformer, was born in Glasgow, the second son of John Wallace (1712–1805) of Cessnock and Kelly in Ayrshire, and his third wife, Janet, third daughter of Robert Colquhoun of the island of St Kitts. His father was a merchant in ...

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F. Boase, , 6 vols. (privately printed, Truro, 1892–1921); repr. (1965)
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National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
British Library, London