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Jameson, William (1796–1873), botanist

Andrew Grout

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Jameson, William (1796–1873), botanist, was born in Edinburgh on 3 October 1796, the son of William Jameson, a writer to the signet, and his wife, the daughter of John Spottiswoode, a merchant of Edinburgh. From 1814 to 1817 Jameson studied medicine at the ...

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Subjects: Botany

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