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Erskine, Thomas Alexander, sixth earl of Kellie [Kelly] (1732-1781), composer

Jane Girdham

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/8876

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Erskine, Thomas Alexander, sixth earl of Kellie [Kelly] (1732-1781), composer, was born on 1 September 1731 at Kellie Castle, Fife, the eldest of the six children of Alexander Erskine, fifth earl of Kellie (d. 1756), landowner, and his second wife, Janet (d. 1775), daughter of the Jacobite doctor and poet ...

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Subjects: biography ; history

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