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Aitken, John (1793–1833), writer

T. F. Henderson

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/255

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Aitken, John (1793–1833), writer, was born at the village of Camelon, Stirlingshire, on 25 March 1793. After a good elementary school education, he became a clerk in the East Lothian Bank, from where he was transferred to the bank of Mr Park (one of the brothers of ...

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Subjects: Literature

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