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date: 10 April 2020

Riddell, Johnlocked

(1785–1862)
  • Lionel Alexander Ritchie

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Riddell, John (1785–1862), lawyer and genealogist, was born on 4 October 1785, the eldest of four sons of Henry Riddell (1745–1801), of Little Govan, a Glasgow merchant, and his wife, Anne Glassford (d. 1827). His father was a scion of the Riddell...

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