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Davidson, Randall Thomas, Baron Davidson of Lambethlocked

  • Stuart Mews


Davidson, Randall Thomas, Baron Davidson of Lambeth (1848–1930), archbishop of Canterbury, was born at 15 Inverleith Place, Edinburgh, on 7 April 1848, of pure Scottish blood. He was the eldest son of Henry Davidson (1810–1889), timber merchant of Leith, and his wife, Henrietta (...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)