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date: 19 September 2020

Oliphant, Carolina, Lady Nairnelocked

(1766–1845)
  • William Donaldson

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Oliphant, Carolina, Lady Nairne (1766–1845), songwriter, was born at the 'Auld Hoose' of Gask, Perthshire, on 16 August 1766, and baptized Carolina in honour of the exiled Prince Charles Edward Stuart. She was the fourth child of the three sons and four daughters of ...

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