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William Aiton MP
(c.1733 - 1793)
Variations of the name: – Aiton, Aitton, Ayton, Aytone, Aytoun, Eaton, Eyton, Aitoune
Origin of the name: – Scottish: habitational name from Ayt...
Dr. David Livingstone MP
(1813 - 1873)
David Livingstone was born on the 19 March 1813, 8 miles south of Glasgow, one of seven children. As a young child he worked tirelessly on the cotton mills from 6am to 8pm and then studied hard at the ...
Sir James Mann Wordie, CBE
(1889 - 1962)
Sir James Wordie, CBE, was a Scottish polar explorer and geologist.
WORDIE, SIR JAMES MANN . 26/04/1889-16/01/1962. Ref: 2666. Male.
Titles and British Honours: Knight (195...
William John Hamilton, FRS
(1805 - 1867)
Wikipedia Biographical Summary
" William John Hamilton , FRS (5 July 1805 – 27 June 1867) was an English geologist born in Wishaw, Lanarkshire...
...He was the son of William Richard Hamilto...
William Symington MP
(1764 - 1831)
William Symington (1764–1831) was a Scottish engineer and inventor, and the builder of the first practical steamboat, the Charlotte Dundas.
Symington was born ...
Lady Mary Victoria Douglas-Hamilton MP
(1850 - 1922)
"Lady Mary Victoria Douglas-Hamilton / Lady Mary Victoria Hamilton / Princess Mary Victoria Festetics de Tolna / Grimaldi"