William Cochrane
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William Cochrane (abt. 1708 - abt. 1724)

William "5th Earl Dundonald" Cochrane
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Preceded by
John Campbell Cochrane
5th Earl of Dundonald
Succeeded by
Thomas Cochrane


William Cochrane, 5th Earl of Dundonald was the son of John Cochrane, 4th Earl of Dundonald and Lady Ann Murray.[1] He died on 27 January 1724/25, unmarried. He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Cochrane of Dundonald on 5 June 1720. He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Cochrane of Paseley and Ochiltrie on 5 June 1720. He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Dundonald on 5 June 1720.


  1. Paul - Peerage Vol. III: p. 353
  • Paul, James Balfour. "The Scots peerage : founded on Wood's ed. of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland; containing an historical and genealogical account of the nobility of that kingdom", Edinburgh: David Douglas,,1906, Vol. III

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