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Campbell, Sir Colinlocked

(1776–1847)
  • H. M. Stephens
  • , revised by Stewart M. Fraser

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Campbell, Sir Colin (1776–1847), army officer and colonial governor, was the fifth son of John Campbell of Melfort, and his wife, Colina, daughter of John Campbell of Auchalader, Perthshire. From boyhood he showed a daring disposition, and in 1792, at the age of sixteen, ran away from ...

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