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date: 24 February 2021

Webster, Alexanderlocked

  • Mary Margaret Stewart


Webster, Alexander (1707–1784), Church of Scotland minister, was born in Edinburgh, the son of James Webster (1658/9–1720), Church of Scotland minister, and his third wife, Agnes, daughter of Alexander Menzies of Culter in Lanarkshire. Alexander's father studied at St Andrews University...

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