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Rainy, Georgelocked

(1790–1863)
  • David Alston

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Rainy, George (1790–1863), merchant, slave owner, and landowner, was born in the parish of Creich, Sutherland, on 6 June 1790, the sixth of seven surviving children—three sons and four daughters—of the Revd George Rainy (1733/4–1810), minister of Creich, and his wife, Anne née...

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(1801–)
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