Alexander Lockhart, of Craighouse, Lord Covington

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Alexander Lockhart, of Craighouse, Lord Covington

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Death: Died
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Son of George Lockhart of Carnwath and Euphemia Lockhart
Father of Anne Lockhart and Rebecca Lockhart
Brother of George Lockhart of Carnwath; Grace Gordon; Thomas Lockhart; Euphemia Lockart, Countess of Wigton; Mary Rattray and 1 other

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About Alexander Lockhart, of Craighouse, Lord Covington

Biographical Summary

"Alexander Lockhart of Covington - Son of George Lockhart of Carnwarth, and Lady Euphemia Montgomery, daughter of the Earl of Eglinton, passed as advocate 20th January 1722...

...After practising as an advocate for upwards of half a century, he was appointed successor to Alexander Fraser of Strichen, and took his seat by the title of Lord Covington, on the 10th March 1775, and died on the 10th November 1782, in the eighty-second year of his age."

SOURCE: An Historical Account of the Senators of the College of Justice: From Its Institution in MDXXXII; by George Brunton, David Haig; 1832; Page 533

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