Dumfries

Dumfries, an agricultural market-town, county town of Dumfriesshire and a seaport, stands on the left bank of the Nith, with Maxwelltown as suburb on the right, 90 m. SW. of Edinburgh; manufactures tweeds and hosiery, and trades in cattle; here Robert Burns spent the last five years of his life, and his remains lie buried.

Population (circa 1900) given as 18,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Dumesnil, Marie Françoise * Dumfriesshire
Dumachus
Dumas, Alexandre, the Elder
Dumas, Alexandre, the Younger
Dumas, Jean Baptiste André
Du Maurier
Dumb Ox
Dumbarton
Dumbdrudge
Dumbiedikes
Dumesnil, Marie Françoise
Dumfries
Dumfriesshire
Dumnorix
Dumont, Augustin-Alexandre
Dumont, Jean
Dumont, Louis
Dumont d'Urville, Jules
Dumoulin
Dumouriez
Düna
Dunbar

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Blacklock, Thomas
Burns, Robert
Chapman, George [1723–1806]
Currie, James
Gilchrist, Ebenezer
Mickle, William Julius