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Hereditary Sheriffs of Galloway: Their "Forebears" and Friends, Their Courts and Customs of Their Times with notes of the early history, ecclesiastical legends, the baronage and place-names of the province, The (1893) Volume 2
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By Agnew of Lochnaw, Sir Andrew
ISBN 1845300866
Paperback  490 pages
Published 30 August 2010
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Volume 2 covers the League and Covenant, Civil War, the lands of Larne and Kilwaughter, a Cromwellian sheriff, witch-hunting, Rullion Green, the Conventicle Act, the Highland Host, the Killing-Time, the Revolution, the ghost of the Galdenoch, agricultural habits, the Union, the Rising of 1715, Innermessan, Sir Stair, Dettingen, the Scots Fusiliers, the Forty-Five, heritable jurisdictions abolished, the last sheriff, country life in the eighteenth century; with pedigrees and appendices.

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