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Percival Barton Lord (1808–1840) by John Kirkwood, pubd 1843 (after Charles Grey) © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Gordon Goodwin

revised by H. C. G. Matthew

Lord, Percival Barton (1808–1840), diplomatic agent and surgeon, was born at Cork. He was the son of John Lord, chaplain to an institution founded by the Kingston family at Mitchelstown, co. Cork, for the relief of decayed gentlewomen. After being taught by his father he went to ...

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Sir John McNeill (1795–1883) by David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson, 1845 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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H. M. Chichester

revised by H. C. G. Matthew

McNeill, Sir John (1795–1883), diplomatist and surgeon, born on the island of Colonsay, Argyll, Scotland, was the third of the six sons of John McNeill (1767–1846) of Colonsay and his wife, Hester McNeill (d. 1843) of Dunmore, and the brother of Duncan McNeill, ...