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date: 02 March 2021

Durie, Johnlocked

(c. 1544–1588)
  • Alasdair Roberts

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Durie, John (c. 1544–1588), Jesuit, was probably born at Dunfermline in Fife where his father, George Durie (d. 1577), became abbot; his uncle, Andrew Durie, was bishop of Galloway, and his older brother George also returned to the Scottish mission as a priest. The third son of his father's liaison with ...

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