Major General Norman Macleod, 20th of Macleod

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Norman MacLeod

Birthdate: (47)
Birthplace: Brodie House, Nairne, Scotland
Death: August 1801 (47)
Immediate Family:

Son of John MacLeod and Amelia Brodie
Husband of Mary Mackenzie and Sarah Stackhouse
Father of Norman MacLeod; Mary Macleod; Emilia Ann MacLeod; Sarah Macleod; Anne Eliza MacLeod and 1 other

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About Major General Norman Macleod, 20th of Macleod

Biographical Summary

Macleod of Macleod, Norman. 04/03/1754-?. Ref: 990. Male.

  • Titles and British Honours: Major General.
  • Place of Birth: Brodie House, Nairn.
  • Place of Death: Guernsey.
  • Profession: Soldier, Politician.
  • Appointments Held: Enlisted 1774, 42nd Regiment, Malabar, India; 1786, 73rd Regiment, 1794 Major-General; MP 1790-6 Inverness-shire.
  • Undergraduate Studies: St Andrews, Oxford University.
  • Father: John MacLeod, 19th Laird of MacLeod.
  • Other Family: Nephew of John Hill FRSE 1747-1805.
  • References: Shapin 317; S Devlin-Thorp Scotland's Cultural Heritage, 2, 1981, 60.
  • Memberships: FRS (1791), Highland Society.
  • Date of Election: 28/06/1790.
  • Proposers: John Hill, Andrew Duncan, James Hutton (Literary Section Minute 18/01/1790 NLS Acc10,000/3).
  • Notes: Died August 1801.
  • 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 606

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Major General Norman Macleod, 20th of Macleod's Timeline

March 4, 1754
Nairne, Scotland
Age 27
October 17, 1786
Age 32
Isle of Skye, Scotland
August 3, 1788
Age 34
Isle of Skye, Scotland
Age 41
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
August 1801
Age 47