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Murray, James, second duke of Atholl (1690–1764), politician

Mairianna Birkeland

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/19617

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Murray, James, second duke of Atholl (1690–1764), politician, was born at Edinburgh on 28 September 1690, the third son of John Murray, first duke of Atholl (1660–1724), politician and landowner, and Lady Katherine Hamilton (bap. 1662, d. 1707). His brothers included William Murray, ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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