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Ramsay, John, of Ochtertyre (1736–1814), writer on Scotland

B. L. H. Horn

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/65043

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Ramsay, John, of Ochtertyre (1736–1814), writer on Scotland, was born on 26 August 1736, the elder son of James Ramsay of Ochtertyre, near Stirling (d. 1748), writer to the signet, and Anne Dundas, daughter of Ralph Dundas of Manor. Educated at the grammar school at ...

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