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Ker, John, of Kersland [formerly John Crawfurd] (1673–1726), spy

Hugh Douglas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/15449

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Ker, John, of Kersland [formerly John Crawfurd] (1673–1726), spy, was born John Crawfurd at Crawfurdland, Ayrshire, on 8 August 1673, the eldest son of Alexander Crawfurd of Fergushill, and grandson of John Crawfurd, laird of Crawfurdland. He assumed the title and arms of ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Warfare and Defence

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