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Riccaltoun, Robertlocked

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Riccaltoun, Robert (1691–1769), Church of Scotland minister, was born at Earlshaugh, near Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, where his father was a farmer. He was educated at Jedburgh grammar school and the University of Edinburgh, but on his father's death he had to take charge of the farm. He maintained his theological studies and was licensed to preach by the ...

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