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Blair, Robertlocked

(1593–1666)
  • David Stevenson

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Blair, Robert (1593–1666), Church of Scotland minister, was the sixth son of John Blair of Windyedge (d. c.1598), a merchant in Irvine, Ayrshire, and his wife, Beatrix or Bessie Mure (d. 1640s), both of whom traced their descent from landed families. Having 'profited well in my bairnly studies', ...

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