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Aitken, John (1793–1833), writer

T. F. Henderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature. 249 words.

Aitken, John (1793–1833), writer, was born at the village of Camelon, Stirlingshire, on 25 March 1793. After a good elementary school education, he became a clerk in the East Lothian Bank,...

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Aitken, John (1839–1919), meteorologist and experimental scientist

Jim Burton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics. 987 words.

Aitken, John (1839–1919), meteorologist and experimental scientist, was born on 18 September 1839 at Falkirk, Stirlingshire, the fourth son of Henry Aitken of Darroch, the head of a...

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Aitken, John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 149 words.

LLD; FRS 1889; FRSE

Born 18 Sept. 1839; 4th s of late Henry Aitken, Darroch, Falkirk; died 13 Nov. 1919

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Carlyle, John Aitken [Jack] (1801–1879), physician and writer

Francis Espinasse.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 1213 words.

Carlyle, John Aitken [Jack] (1801–1879), physician and writer, was born on 7 July 1801 at Ecclefechan, Annandale, Dumfriesshire, the third son among the nine children of James Carlyle...

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Aitken, James [alias John the Painter] (1752–1777), radical and arsonist

Neil L. York.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Property Law; Property Crime; Politics. 1395 words.

Aitken, James [alias John the Painter] (1752–1777), radical and arsonist, was born in Edinburgh on 28 September 1752 to George Aitken, a blacksmith, and his wife, Magdalen. The eighth of...

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Aitken, John (<i>c</i>1746)

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 414 words.

Aitken worked as a metalsmith for much of his life, and arrived in Philadelphia by 1785. He began his

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Aitken, Col John James

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 74 words.

CMG 1919; DSO 1916; OBE 1924

Born 7 July 1878; m 1927, Constance Marion, d of Brig.-Gen. B. F. Drake, CB; one d; died 15 April 1946

late RAVC

Serve...

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Aitken, John Hobson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 69 words.

ISO 1916

Born 28 March 1851; s of late Richard Aitken, formerly of Aberdeen; unmarried; died 21 March 1923

In Government Office, Isle of Man, 1870; retired...

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Aitken, John E.

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art. 90 words.

RSW; RCA; ARWA; ARBC

Born s of James Aitken, marine painter and Mary Aitken. Studied art at the studio of his father, also at the Schools of Art of...

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Aitken, Prof. John Thomas

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 88 words.

Born 16 May 1913; s of David and Helen Aitken; m 1941, Doreen Violet Whitaker; two s two d; died 2 Feb. 1992

Professor of Anatomy, University of London at University...

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Smith, John Mitchell Aitken

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 123 words.

CBE 1968; TD 1939

Born 18 Nov. 1902; s of William Smith, Calcutta and Aberdeen, and Barbara Gordon Smith, Aberdeen; m 1935, Nota Eleanor Buckland Cooper, ...

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Welsh, John Aitken

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 87 words.

Born 1871; e s of late John Welsh of Moredun, Midlothian; died 14 March 1940

Sheriff-Substitute of Lanarkshire at Glasgow since 1923; of Renfrew and Bute...

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To [John] Aitken 4 March [1818]

James Hogg.

Edited by Gillian Hughes.

in The Stirling/South Carolina Research Edition of The Collected Works of James Hogg: The Collected Letters of James Hogg, Vol. 1: 1800–1819

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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To John Aitken 20 December 1817

James Hogg.

Edited by Gillian Hughes.

in The Stirling/South Carolina Research Edition of The Collected Works of James Hogg: The Collected Letters of James Hogg, Vol. 1: 1800–1819

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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To John Aitken 15 January 1819

James Hogg.

Edited by Gillian Hughes.

in The Stirling/South Carolina Research Edition of The Collected Works of James Hogg: The Collected Letters of James Hogg, Vol. 1: 1800–1819

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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To John Aitken 14 January 1815

James Hogg.

Edited by Gillian Hughes.

in The Stirling/South Carolina Research Edition of The Collected Works of James Hogg: The Collected Letters of James Hogg, Vol. 1: 1800–1819

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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To John Aitken 27 September 1821

James Hogg.

Edited by Gillian Hughes.

in The Stirling/South Carolina Research Edition of The Collected Works of James Hogg: The Collected Letters of James Hogg, Vol. 2: 1820–1831

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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