MACLEOD, Roderick (1786-1853), of Cadboll, Cromarty.
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Family and Education
Ld. lt. Cromarty 1833-d.
Macleod, an advocate like his father, was returned unopposed for Cromarty on the family interest in 1818, but whereas his father, his predecessor in the seat, had supported government, he aligned himself with the Whigs. He became a member of Brooks’s on 29 Jan. 1819 and divided regularly with opposition in the ensuing session. He voted for Scottish burgh reform, 1 Apr. and 6 May, and sat on the select committee of inquiry, but not for Burdett’s parli