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date: 26 October 2020

Laidlaw, Johnlocked

  • W. F. Gray
  • , revised by Rosemary Mitchell


Laidlaw, John (1832–1906), United Free Church of Scotland minister and theologian, born at Edinburgh on 7 April 1832, was the only child of Walter Laidlaw and his wife, Margaret Brydon. He was brought up in a strict and traditional family: his ancestors for generations had been sheep farmers, and his parents were members of the strongly Calvinistic ...

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