John Sinclair, of Murchil

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John Sinclair, of Murchil

Also Known As: "John Sinclair of Murkle"
Death: Died in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of John Sinclair, of Murchil, 8th Earl of Caithness and Janet Carmichael of Hyndford
Husband of Anne MacKenzie
Brother of Alexander Sinclair, 9th Earl of Caithness and Janet Sinclair

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About John Sinclair, of Murchil

Wikipedia Biographical Summary

"John Sinclair, Lord Murkle (died 5 June 1755) was a Scottish judge...

...A son of John Sinclair, 8th Earl of Caithness and Janet Carmichael of the Hyndford family, he was admitted to the Faculty of Advocates on 7 February 1713. On 18 January 1721 he was appointed one of the Solicitors General for Scotland. He was elevated to the bench on the death of Sir William Calderwood of Polton on 3 November 1733, with the judicial title Lord Murkle. He died in Edinburgh on 5 June 1755."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'John Sinclair, Lord Murkle', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 25 January 2012, 17:54 UTC, <,_Lord_Murkle&oldid=473191009> [accessed 12 November 2012]

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June 5, 1755
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland