Biography - John Graham

Full Name - John Graham
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Nickname - Joannie
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Gender - Male

Year of Birth - 1921
Year of Death - 2008

Native Area
County - Shetland
Island - Shetland Mainland
Parish - Lerwick
Village/Town - Lerwick

Biography - 1921-2008
Born in Lerwick and raised in Tingwall, Shetland. He was headmaster at Anderson High School. An expert on Shetland dialect, literature and folk life, he authored and edited many works, including the anthology 'Nordern Lichts' (1964, with T. A. Robertson) and 'The Shetland Dictionary' (1979).

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