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Archibald Campbell-Swinton

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: November 27, 1890 (78)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Campbell Swinton, 2nd of Kimmerghame and Catherine Swinton
Husband of Katherine Margaret Swinton and Georgina Caroline Swinton
Father of Catherine Margaret Campbell-Swinton; John Liulf Campbell-Swinton 4th of Kimmerghame; George Sitwell Campbell-Swinton; Alice Susan Lucy Campbell-Swinton and Alan Archibald Campbell-Swinton
Brother of Catherine Campbell-Swinton; Mary Campbell-Swinton; Henreitta Davidson; James Rannie Campbell-Swinton and Agness Campbell-Swinton

Occupation: Gentleman. Brig. General
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About Archibald Campbell-Swinton, 3rd of Kimmerghame

Brig. General, Royal Company of Archers, The Queens Bodyguard for Scotland. Prof. of Civil Law, Edinburgh University

Biographical Summary

Swinton of Kimmerghame, Archibald Campbell. 15/07/1812-27/11/1889. Ref: 1470. Male.

  • Titles and British Honours: DL.
  • Profession: Advocate.
  • Appointments Held: Advocate 1833; Professor 1842-62, Civil Law, Edinburgh University.
  • Schools and Tutors: The Edinburgh Academy 1826-7.
  • Undergraduate Studies: Edinburgh University, Glasgow University.
  • Postgraduate Studies: LL.D.
  • Marital Status: Married 1st (1845) Katherine Margaret Pringle d.1846 2nd (1856) Georgiana Caroline Sitwell d.1900.
  • Father: John Swinton of Kimmerghame, Berwickshire.
  • References: F J Grant 1944; Proc Roy Soc Edinb, 18,1890-1, I-xvi; 19, 1891-2, 7.
  • Memberships: Highland Society(1841).
  • Date of Election: 19/02/1844.
  • Proposers: Thomas Charles Hope, 12/12/1843, (ms Proposal NLS Acc 10,000/46). (Billet 5/2/1844).
  • Service to the RSE: Councillor 1862-4.
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 907

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Archibald Campbell-Swinton, 3rd of Kimmerghame's Timeline

July 15, 1812
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
May 2, 1846
Age 33
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
March 3, 1858
Age 45
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
May 10, 1859
Age 46
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Age 47
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Age 50
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
November 27, 1890
Age 78