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Murray, Jameslocked

(1722–1794)
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Murray, James (1722–1794), army officer and colonial governor, was born on 21 January 1722, at Ballencrieff, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, the fifth son of Alexander Murray, fourth Lord Elibank (1677–1736), and his wife, Elizabeth (1684–1756), the daughter of George Stirling, a surgeon and the MP for ...

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