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Drummond, William, of Hawthorndenlocked

(1585–1649)
  • Michael R. G. Spiller

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Drummond, William, of Hawthornden (1585–1649), poet and pamphleteer, was born at Hawthornden Castle, Lasswade, Edinburghshire, on 13 December 1585, the eldest of the seven legitimate children of Sir John Drummond (1553–1610), laird of Hawthornden, and his wife, Susanna (1562–1623), sister of the poet ...

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