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Forbes, Patrick (d. c. 1680), bishop of Caithness

A. S. Wayne Pearce

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Forbes, Patrick (d. c. 1680), bishop of Caithness, was the third son of John Forbes (c. 1565–1634), the minister of Alford banished from Scotland for his defiant stance against the royal supremacy at the Aberdeen assembly of 1605, and Christian, the daughter of ...

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