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Allan, Sir William (1782-1850), painter

Jeremy Howard

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/360

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Allan, Sir William (1782-1850), painter, was born on 4 October 1782 and baptized on 11 October in the Old Kirk, Edinburgh, one of the three children of William Allan, the macer at the court of session and his wife, Mary, née Cram. The family lived at 19 Parliament Square. He ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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