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date: 21 January 2020

Macvicar, Johnlocked

(c. 1795–1858/9)
  • Philip K. Law


Macvicar, John (c. 1795–1858/9), textile merchant and civic leader, is a figure about whom nothing is known before his marriage to Isabella Burn (b. 1799), in January 1821 at South Leith, Midlothian. He remains strangely elusive to the historian, though an important figure in ...

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