1721 in Scotland

Events from the year 1721 in Scotland.

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1721
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Scotland

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See also:List of years in Scotland
Timeline of Scottish history
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ReferencesEdit

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  7. ^ "Douglas, John (1721–1807), bishop of Salisbury and writer". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/7908. Retrieved 28 April 2018. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
  8. ^ "Biography of William Robertson". universitystory.gla.ac.uk. Retrieved 28 April 2018.
  9. ^ "Skinner, John (1721–1807), songwriter and ecclesiastical historian". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/25678. Retrieved 28 April 2018. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
  10. ^ "Wilkie, William (1721–1772), Church of Scotland minister and poet". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/29414. Retrieved 28 April 2018. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
  11. ^ "Elphinston, James (1721–1809), educationist and advocate of spelling reform". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/8738. Retrieved 28 April 2018. (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)
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