Dick, James (17431828)

Dick, James, a West Indian and London merchant, born in Forres; bequeathed £113,787 to encourage learning and efficient teaching among the parish schoolmasters of Elgin, Banff, and Aberdeen shires; it is known as the Dick Bequest, and the property is vested in a governing body of thirteen duly elected (17431828).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Dicæarchus * Dickens, Charles
Diastase
Diavolo, Fra
Diaz, Barthélemy
Diaz Miguel
Diaz de la Peña
Diaz del Castello
Dibdin, Charles
Dibdin, Thomas
Dibdin, Thomas Frognall
Dicæarchus
Dick, James
Dickens, Charles
Dictator
Dictator of Letters
Dictys Cretensis
Diddler, Jeremy
Diderot, Denis
Didius, Julianus
Dido
Didot
Didymus

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