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Maclaren, Charleslocked

  • H. C. G. Matthew


Maclaren, Charles (1782–1866), newspaper editor, son of a small farmer and cattle dealer and his second wife, Christian M'Kell or Meikle (1736/7–1829), was born at Ormiston, East Lothian on 7 October 1782. He received some education at Fala and Colinton, but was mainly self-taught. On moving to ...

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