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date: 10 August 2020

Geddes, Alexanderlocked

(1737–1802)
  • Gerard Carruthers

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Geddes, Alexander (1737–1802), Roman Catholic priest and biblical scholar, was born on 4 September 1737 in the parish of Rathven, Aberdeenshire, the son of Alexander Geddes and Janet Mitchel, small tenant farmers at Arradowl, Rathven, on the borders of the Gordon estates. Perhaps unusually for a Roman Catholic home in ...

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