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Bennett, James Gordonlocked

(1795–1872)
  • Warren T. Francke

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Bennett, James Gordon (1795–1872), newspaper editor and publisher, was born on 1 September 1795 in Old Town (later called New Mill), Keith, Banffshire. Catholic farmers in a protestant community, his parents' names are unknown, but Bennett claimed descent from ninth-century Saxon freebooters and ...

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