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Drysdale, John (1718–1788), Church of Scotland minister

Richard B. Sher

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Drysdale, John (1718–1788), Church of Scotland minister, was born on 20 April 1718, the third son of John Drysdale (c.1681–1726), minister of Kirkcaldy, on the Fife coast, and Anne Ferguson, daughter of William Ferguson, a provost of Kirkcaldy. He was educated at the ...

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Subjects: Protestantism and Protestant Churches

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