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date: 25 February 2021

Barry, Georgelocked

  • T. F. Henderson
  • , revised by Lionel Alexander Ritchie


Barry, George (1748–1805), topographical writer, was a native of Berwickshire. Educated at Edinburgh University, he was licensed to preach by the presbytery of Edinburgh. Initially he served as a tutor to the sons of gentlemen in Orkney, by whose patronage he became minister of second charge in ...

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