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date: 20 September 2019

Ker, Sir Thomas, of Ferniehirstlocked

(d. 1586)
  • Maureen M. Meikle

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Ker, Sir Thomas, of Ferniehirst (d. 1586), border chieftain and administrator, was the second son of Sir John Ker (d. 1562), laird of Ferniehirst, and his wife, Katherine Ker of Cessford. Thomas inherited the Ferniehirst estates on his father's death in 1562 and married ...

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