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Ramsay [née Broun], Christian, countess of Dalhousielocked

(1786–1839)
  • Janet Browne

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Ramsay [née Broun], Christian, countess of Dalhousie (1786–1839), hostess and botanical collector, was born on 28 February 1786, in the family seat of Coalstoun or Colstoun, near Lochmaben, Dumfriesshire, the only child and heir of Charles Broun. Her father was an advocate in ...

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