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date: 17 October 2019

Young, Andrewlocked

  • George Stronach
  • , revised by S. R. J. Baudry


Young, Andrew (1807–1889), hymn writer and poet, was born in Edinburgh on 23 April 1807, the second son of David Young, an Edinburgh teacher, and his wife, Margaret Merrilees. He had a brilliant career in the arts and theological classes at Edinburgh University...

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