John (Campbell) Campbell Vth Duke of Argyll
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John Henry (Campbell) Campbell Vth Duke of Argyll (1723 - 1806)

Born in Argyll, Scotlandmap
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Husband of — married 3 Feb 1759 in London, Middlesex, Englandmap
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Died at age 82 in Inverary Castle, Argyll, Scotlandmap
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Preceded by
John Campbell
5th Duke of Argyll
Succeeded by
George William Campbell


John (Campbell) Campbell Vth Duke of Argyll is a member of Clan Campbell.

John was born in 1723. He is the son of John Campbell and Mary Kerr. He passed away in 1806.[1]

In the military he rose to the rank of Field Marshall. He was also a Member of Parliament (1744-1761)

This website from "The Statistical Accounts of Scotland 1791-1845" references many philanthropic deeds by the Duke of Argyll in Campellton, Kintyre, Scotland that occurred prior to 1792:


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  • Source: Cokayne, G.E.; Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors. The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed.. 13 volumes in 14. 1910-1959. Reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000
  • Source: Hammond, Peter W., editor. The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda. Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998
  • Source: Cokayne, George Edward, editor. The Complete Baronetage. 5 volumes. no date (c. 1900). Reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983.
  • Source: Mosley, Charles, editor. Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes. Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999

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