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Wemyss, David, styled sixth earl of Wemyss [known as Lord Elcho]locked

(1721–1787)
  • Roger Turner

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Wemyss, David, styled sixth earl of Wemyss [known as Lord Elcho] (1721–1787), Jacobite army officer, was born on 21 August 1721, probably at Wemyss Castle, Fife, the first son and heir of James, fifth earl of Wemyss (1699–1756), and his wife, Janet (...

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