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Leighton, Robertlocked

(bap. 1612, d. 1684)
  • Hugh Ouston

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Leighton, Robert (bap. 1612, d. 1684), archbishop of Glasgow, was baptized on 1 October 1612 at St Nicholas's, Newcastle upon Tyne, probably the second son of Alexander Leighton (c. 1570–1649), then lecturer in the town, and his first wife (d. before 1625), whose previous husband was called ...

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