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Muirhead, George (bap. 1715, d. 1773), Church of Scotland minister and classical scholar, was born in Dunipace, Stirlingshire, where he was baptized on 24 June 1715, the second son of John Muirhead of Teggetsheugh, of the Muirheads of Lauchop, Lanarkshire, and Margaret Sim...

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Spens, Henry [Harry] (1714–1787), Church of Scotland minister and classicist, was born Henry Spence on 10 September 1714 in Edinburgh, the son of James Spens of Kirkton of Alves, an Edinburgh writer to the signet who is credited with a broadside against the Jacobite rising of 1715. His mother was ...