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date: 24 October 2019

Johnston, Samuellocked

(1733–1816)
  • William S. Powell

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Johnston, Samuel (1733–1816), planter and revolutionary politician in America, was born on 15 December 1733 in Dundee, the son of Samuel Johnston (1702–1757) and Helen, née Scrymsoure (d. 1750). In 1735 his parents moved to North Carolina where his uncle, Gabriel Johnston...

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Duke University, Durham, North Carolina