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date: 24 February 2020

Horn, Alexander [name in religion Maurus]locked

(1762–1820)
  • Mark Dilworth

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Horn, Alexander [name in religion Maurus] (1762–1820), Benedictine monk and political agent, was born in north-east Scotland on 28 June 1762, the son of Alexander Horn and Jeanette, his wife (d. 1807). His father was descended from the Horns, lairds of Westhall...

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