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date: 07 March 2021

Gordon, Sir Robert, of Gordonstoun, third baronetlocked

(1647–1704)
  • Steven A. Walton

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Gordon, Sir Robert, of Gordonstoun, third baronet (1647–1704), landowner and natural philosopher, was born on 7 March 1647 at Gordonstoun, in the parish of Drainie, Elgin, the first son and heir of the eight children born to Sir Ludovic Gordon of Gordonstoun, second baronet...

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