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MacLeod, Niel, of Gesto (c. 1754-1836), collector and editor of highland bagpipe music

William Donaldson

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/74657

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MacLeod, Niel, of Gesto (c. 1754-1836), collector and editor of highland bagpipe music, was the only son, in a family of three children, of John MacLeod of Gesto, head of Clann mac mhic Thormoid (a cadet branch of the MacLeods of MacLeod), whose lands lay in Bracadale in Skye, and ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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