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Boswell, Alexander, Lord Auchinleck (1707–1782), judge

Irma S. Lustig

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Boswell, Alexander, Lord Auchinleck (1707–1782), judge, was born at Auchinleck, Ayrshire, on 1 March 1707 ns, the eldest of three sons of James Boswell (c.1676–1749), laird of Auchinleck and advocate, and Lady Elizabeth Bruce, the youngest daughter of Alexander Bruce, second earl of Kincardine...

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