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date: 04 March 2021

Glassford, Jameslocked

  • W. F. Wentworth-Shields
  • , revised by Jonathan Harris


Glassford, James (1771–1845), advocate and legal writer, was born on 12 February 1771, the son of John Glassford (1715–1783) of Dougalston, and his third wife, Lady Margaret Mackenzie (d. 1773), sixth daughter of George Mackenzie, third earl of Cromarty. He was admitted as a member of the faculty of advocates on 3 December 1793, and was sheriff-depute of ...

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