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Paterson, Johnlocked

  • A. S. Wayne Pearce


Paterson, John (1604–1679), bishop of Ross, was the son of Alexander Paterson, minister of Logie Dunro. He graduated MA from King's College, Aberdeen, in 1624 and was admitted to his first charge as minister of Foveran parish church in Aberdeenshire on 29 November 1632. An apparent supporter of Erastian episcopacy, ...

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