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Hamilton, James, sixth earl of Abercorn (c. 1661–1734), soldier and politician, was the eldest son of James Hamilton (d. 1673) and Elizabeth (c.1637–1709), daughter of John Colepeper, Baron Colepeper (bap. 1600, d. 1660); his grandfather was Sir George Hamilton (d. 1679)...

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Jephson, William (1609/10–1658), politician and soldier, was the son and heir of Sir John Jephson (d. 1638) of Froyle, Hampshire, and Elizabeth Norreys, daughter and heir of Sir Thomas Norreys of Mallow Castle, co. Cork. Raised in Hampshire, but with estates in ...

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Kirkcaldy, Sir William, of Grange (c. 1520–1573), soldier and politician, was the eldest son of Sir James Kirkcaldy (d. 1556) and Janet Melville, daughter of Sir John Melville of Raith. He was listed with his father, then treasurer of Scotland, following James V's...