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McNachtane, John, of Dundarave (d. 1773), customs official and founder of the Beggar's Benison

David Stevenson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/61654

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McNachtane, John, of Dundarave (d. 1773), customs official and founder of the Beggar's Benison, was the second son of John McNachtane of Dundarave, Argyll (d. in or after 1711) and Isobel, daughter of Sir John Campbell of Glenorchy. On his elder brother's death in 1702 he became heir to ...

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Subjects: Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction ; Political Institutions ; Public Administration

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