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James Grimshaw (1771 - 1866):
Businessman


James Grimshaw was born in Manchester, and went to work in the family linen business. He was interested in natural history and was a member of the Belfast Natural History and Philosophical Society, to which he contributed various papers, such as Flora of the Cave Hill. He was one of the founders of Belfast Botanic Gardens.


Born: 9 July 1771
Died: 25 March 1866
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