Macdonell [Macdonnell], Sir James
- H. M. Chichester
- , revised by James Falkner
Macdonell [Macdonnell], Sir James (d. 1857), army officer, third son of Duncan Macdonell (d. 1788), chief of clan Macdonnell of Glengarry, and his wife, Marjorie Grant, and brother of Colonel Alexander Ranaldson Macdonell of Glengarry, was born at Glengarry House, Inverness-shire. He entered the army as ensign in an independent company in 1793. He became lieutenant in the ...