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date: 14 October 2019

Clerk, Sir John, of Penicuik, first baronetlocked

(1649/50–1722)
  • R. A. Houston

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Clerk, Sir John, of Penicuik, first baronet (1649/50–1722), landowner and coal owner, was born probably at Penicuik in Edinburghshire, the son of John Clerk (1611–1674), merchant and art collector, and Mary (bap. 1630, d. in or before 1668), the daughter of Sir William Gray...

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