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Ruddiman, Walter (1719–1781), printer and newspaper proprietor

Hamish Mathison

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/64301

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Ruddiman, Walter (1719–1781), printer and newspaper proprietor, was born in the parish of Alvah, by Banff on the Moray Firth, the youngest of the four sons of James Ruddiman (c.1680–c.1739), farmer, and his wife, Isabel, née Ruddiman. The will of his brother ...

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Subjects: Publishing ; Journalism

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