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date: 15 October 2019

Gillies, Johnlocked

  • W. W. Wroth
  • , revised by I. C. Cunningham


Gillies, John (1747–1836), ancient historian and classical scholar, was born in Brechin, Forfarshire, on 18 January 1747, the eldest son in the large family of Robert Gillies, a merchant in Brechin and proprietor of Little Keithock, and his wife, Margaret Smith, the daughter of a ...

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