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Peden, Alexanderlocked

(1626?–1686)
  • D. F. Wright

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Peden, Alexander (1626?–1686), preacher, was born probably in 1626, probably at Auchencloich, near Sorn, Ayrshire, the eldest son in a modestly propertied family on good terms with the Boswells of Auchinleck and other local gentry. Possibly after schooling at nearby Mauchline he attended ...

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