Archibald Campbell, of Succoth, Lord Succoth, 2nd Baronet (1769 - 1846)

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About Archibald Campbell, of Succoth, Lord Succoth, 2nd Baronet

Wikipedia Biographical Summary

"Sir Archibald Campbell of Succoth, Lord Succoth, 2nd Baronet FRSE (1 August 1769 - 23 July 1846) was a Scottish advocate and judge. His country house was Garscube House, succeeding to the estate in 1823, upon his father's death. He rebuilt the house at Garscube in 1827, to a design by William Burn. He added Cumlodden, Blairwhoisk, Sommerson and Gartowhern to the family estate.

The son of Sir Ilay Campbell and Susan Mary Murray, he was admitted to the Faculty of Advocates in 1791, and in 1809 became a Senator of the College of Justice under the judicial title Lord Succoth. His son, John Campbell, was Member of Parliament for Dunbartonshire. His grandson, Archibald Campbell, 3rd Baronet, was Member of Parliament for Argyllshire.

He married Elizabeth Balfour, the first daughter of John Balfour of Balbirnie. Their second daughter, Elizabeth Anne Campbell, married David Leslie-Melville, 8th Earl of Leven, 7th Earl of Melville.

A member of the Highland Society (1813), he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh on 4 June 1821, upon the proposal of Alexander Maconochie-Welwood."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'Sir Archibald Campbell, 2nd Baronet', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 24 March 2012, 16:00 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sir_Archibald_Campbell,_2nd_Baronet&oldid=483704127> [accessed 21 August 2012]

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Sir Archibald Campbell of Succoth, Lord Succoth, 2nd Baronet's Timeline

1769
August 1, 1769
1794
August 8, 1794
Age 25
1795
1795
Age 25
1798
May 28, 1798
Age 28
1800
March 25, 1800
Age 30
1801
1801
Age 31
1805
October 10, 1805
Age 36
1810
1810
Age 40
1813
August 2, 1813
Age 44
1846
July 23, 1846
Age 76