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Drummond, John, styled first earl of Melfort and Jacobite first duke of Melfort (1649–1714), politician

Edward Corp

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/8077

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Drummond, John, styled first earl of Melfort and Jacobite first duke of Melfort (1649–1714), politician, was the younger son of James Drummond, third earl of Perth (d. 1675), and Lady Anne (1616?–1656), eldest daughter of George Gordon, second marquess of Huntly, and younger brother of ...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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