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MacGillivray, William (1796–1852), ornithologist and natural historian

Robert Ralph

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/17513

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MacGillivray, William (1796–1852), ornithologist and natural historian, was born in Old Aberdeen on 25 January 1796. His father, also William (d. 1812), came from the Outer Hebrides and was a student at the local university; his mother, Anne Wishart, was a local ...

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Subjects: Ornithology ; Natural History

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