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Mackenzie, William Forbes (1807–1862), politician and temperance reformer

H. C. G. Matthew

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/17605

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Mackenzie, William Forbes (1807–1862), politician and temperance reformer, born on 18 April 1807 at Portmore, Peeblesshire, was the third and eldest surviving son of Colin Mackenzie, writer to the signet in Edinburgh, deputy keeper of the signet, and a friend of Sir Walter Scott...

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Subjects: Social and Cultural History ; Ethical Issues and Debates ; UK Politics

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