CAMPBELL, Hon. John (c.1660-1729), of Mamore, Dunbarton.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970
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1707 - 1708
1708 - 1722
23 Jan. 1725 - 1727

Family and Education

b. c.1660, 2nd s. of Archibald, 8th Earl of Argyll [S], by Lady Mary Stuart, da. of James, 4th Earl of Moray [S]. educ. Glasgow 1676. m. 1692, Elizabeth, da. of John, 8th Lord Elphinstone [S], 7s. 5da.

Offices Held

M.P. [S] Argyllshire 1700-7; surveyor of the King’s works [S], 1705-17.


Uncle of the 2nd and 3rd and father of the 4th Duke of Argyll, Campbell was re-elected in 1715 for Dunbartonshire, which he had re