in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online September 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Banking; Politics; Elections and Electoral Studies. 2980 words.
Macleane, Lauchlin [formerly Laughlin McLean] (1728/9–1778), political agent and speculator, was born some time between 30 May 1728 and 29 May 1729, at either Ballymoney or Rasharkin, both...