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Mercer, Williamlocked

(b. c. 1605, d. in or after 1675)
  • David Stevenson


Mercer, William (b.c. 1605, d. in or after 1675), poet and army officer, was a son of John Mercer (d. 1637/8), who was minister of Methlick in Aberdeenshire at the time of William's birth, and later minister of Slains. For much of ...

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