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Wilson, Andrewlocked

  • John P. Wright


Wilson, Andrew (1718–1792), philosopher and medical writer, was the only son of Gabriel Wilson (1697–1750), parish minister at Maxton in Roxburghshire, and his wife, Rachel Corsan (or Carson). Gabriel Wilson was involved in doctrinal controversy in the Church of Scotland, first supporting antinomian doctrines in the Marrow controversy and, later in life, the views of the Glasites. ...

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