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Macaulay, Zachary (1768-1838), slavery abolitionist

John Oldfield

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/17350

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Macaulay, Zachary (1768-1838), slavery abolitionist, was born on 2 May 1768 in Inveraray, the third son of the twelve children of John Macaulay (1720-1789), Church of Scotland minister, and his second wife, Margaret(d. 1790), daughter of Colin Campbell of Inveresragan. John Macaulay was the eldest son of Angus Macaulay, and ...

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