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John Shearer, 1843-1908

Nationality: Scottish
Date of Birth: 1843
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Date of Death: 1908
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Identity:

John Shearer was a prominent Glasgow councillor, Deputy Lieutenant of the County, and was knighted in 1903.

Life:

He was the Vice-chairman of the 1888 and 1901 international exhibitions in Glasgow.

Bibliography:

Who's Who in Glasgow, Glasgow, 1909.