Henry Duncan (meenister)

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Henry Duncan
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Born 1774
Died 1846
Naitionality Scots

Henry Duncan FRSE (8 October 1774 – 12 Februar 1846) wis a Scots meenister, geologist an social reformer. The meenister o Ruthwell pairish kirk in Dumfriesshire, he foondit the warld's first commercial savins bank. He wis an aa an author, publisher an philanthropist.