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date: 07 March 2021

Herbison, Margaret McCrorie [Peggy]locked

  • Tam Dalyell


Herbison, Margaret McCrorie [Peggy] (1907–1996), politician, was born on 11 March 1907 at 46 Shotts Kirk Road, Shotts, Lanarkshire, the fourth of the six children of John Herbison, coalminer, and his wife, Maria Jane, née McCrorie. Her mother was 'from Northern Ireland...

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