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Anderson, Jameslocked

(1662–1728)
  • Alexander Du Toit

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Anderson, James (1662–1728), historiographer and antiquary, was born in Edinburgh on 5 August 1662, the son of Patrick Anderson (c.1627–1690) and his wife, Margaret Threipland. His father was the Presbyterian minister of Walston in Lanarkshire, and was imprisoned on the Bass Rock...

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R. Chambers, ed., (1832–5) [1st edn; many edns to 1875]
Scottish Historical Review
H. Scott, , 3 vols. in 6 (1871); new edn [11 vols.] (1915–)
Notes and Queries
, 12 vols. in 13 (1814–75)