Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 24 October 2019

Ker, Jameslocked

(d. 1768)
  • Andrew M. Lang


Ker, James (d. 1768), jeweller and politician, was the son of Thomas Ker of Edinburgh, deacon of the corporation and a magistrate of the city, and his wife, Margaret, daughter and coheir of John Kerr of the Canongate. His grandfather was Sir Thomas Ker...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

J. Irving, ed., (1881)
W. Anderson, , 3 vols. (1859–63)
University of Nottingham Library, Hallward Library
R. Sedgwick, ed., , 2 vols. (1970)