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date: 19 October 2019

Cunningham, Johnlocked

(c. 1575–1651)
  • Rune Hagen

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Cunningham, John (c. 1575–1651), naval officer in the Danish service, was born at Barns, near Crail, Fife, the second son of Alexander Cunningham, laird of West Barns and Gallowside, and his wife, Christiane Wood. Cunningham's early years remain obscure. Before reaching Denmark he is supposed to have travelled throughout ...

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