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Abernethy, John (1680-1740), Presbyterian minister

M. A. Stewart

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/48
Abernethy, John (1680-1740), Presbyterian minister

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Abernethy, John (1680-1740), Presbyterian minister, was born on 19 October 1680, the son of John Abernethy (d. 1703), minister at Brigh, co. Tyrone, and his wife, a member of the family of Walkinshaw, of Walkinshaw, Renfrewshire. His father, who had settled in Ireland during the Commonwealth and had been ejected ...

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