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Dale, Davidlocked

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Dale, David (1739–1806), merchant and cottonmaster, was born on 6 January 1739 at Stewarton, Ayrshire, the son of William Dale (1708–1796), a grocer and general dealer, and his second wife, Martha Dunlop (1719–1796). Dale was a local herdboy, and then in the 1750s an apprentice weaver in ...

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National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh
R. Chambers, ed., (1832–5) [1st edn; many edns to 1875]