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date: 21 September 2019

Ainslie, Johnlocked

(1745–1828)
  • Ian Adams
  • , revised by Elizabeth Baigent

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Ainslie, John (1745–1828), cartographer and land surveyor, was born on 22 April 1745 in Jedburgh, the younger son and younger child of John Ainslie, druggist in Jedburgh, writer to the signet, and burgess of the burgh. He may have been educated at Jedburgh grammar school...

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