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Campbell, John, second marquess of Breadalbane (1796-1862), politician and courtier

William Garden Blaikie and Colin Matthew

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/4522

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Campbell, John, second marquess of Breadalbane (1796-1862), politician and courtier, known in his younger days as Lord Glenorchy, and, after his father's elevation to the marquessate in 1831, as earl of Ormelie, was born at Dundee on 26 October 1796. He was the son of John, fourth earl and first ...

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