Wilson Ruffin Abbott
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|Wilson Ruffin Abbott|
|Died||1876 (aged 74–75)
Wilson Ruffin Abbott (1801–1876) was an American-born Black Canadian and successful businessman and landowner in Toronto, Ontario. He was the father of Anderson Ruffin Abbott, Canada's first black physician.
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