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Stirling, Sir Jameslocked

  • Theobald Mathew
  • , revised by Patrick Polden


Stirling, Sir James (1836–1916), judge, was born at Aberdeen on 3 May 1836, the eldest son of the Revd James Stirling, minister of the George Street United Presbyterian Church, Aberdeen, and his wife, Sarah Irvine. He was sent to the local grammar school (1846–51), and afterwards to ...

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