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date: 24 September 2019

Menzies [Menzey], Michaellocked

(d. 1766)
  • R. B. Prosser
  • , revised by Robert Brown

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Menzies [Menzey], Michael (d. 1766), advocate and inventor of agricultural and mining machinery, was probably one of the Menzies of Culter-Allers, Lanarkshire; little is known of his origins, but a younger brother was ‘sheriff-depute’ of Haddingtonshire. Menzies was admitted a member of the ...

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