About James Graham, Lord Easdale
"Second son of John Graham of Dougalston, passed as advocate 9th February 1723. He succeeded, at the promotion of Robert Dundas of Arniston, to a seat on the bench, and was received by the title of Lord Easdale on the 3d June 1749. His career, as a judge, was of very short duration having died at Edinburgh on the 15th of August 1750, in the 54th 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 515