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  • * British History Online * *

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    General Index, G, 01 May 1684-28 February 1685

    of Braco, resignation of infeftment of towns, etc., in shirefdom of Aberdeen George, first Earl of Aberdeen, Lord (High) Chancellor of Scotland and Keeper of the Great Seal of Scotland, patent recalled warrant for charter of new infeftment of Braco Subscribers-only content

    General Index, B, 01 July 1656-31 May 1657

    Cork Roger, Lord Broghill letters of Hon. Fras. Fras Boylstone , Thos. Brabazon , Edward, second Earl of Meath Ralph Braco (Orkneys) Bradberry , Henry Bradford , Rich., petition of Bradford , co. Wilts co. York Bradley , Dan. John, Subscribers-only content

    General Index, B, 01 June 1703-31 May 1704

    Ayres. Boys , J. Jeffery, Chief Steward of liberties of St. Augustine, Canterbury Captain William Bracebridge , Thomas, letter from Braco ,John Bradbury , Mathew, petition of Braddock , E. Bradley , Radcliff, ensign Captain William Brady , Mary Brailsford Subscribers-only content

    House of Lords Journal Volume 22, March 1725, 1-10, 01 March 1725-10 March 1725

    E. of Buchan. This Day the Answer of David Earl of Buchan , to the Appeal of William Duff of Braco Esquire, was brought in. E. Cavan and T. Piggot versus R. Piggot: After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and

    House of Lords Journal Volume 24, April 1733, 11-20, 11 April 1733-20 April 1733

    Ds. Lovell . PRAYERS. D. Gordon & al. against Sir James Sutue. Upon reading the Petition of William Duff of Braco Esquire, and Alexander Hamilton , Agent for Sir James Suttie Baronet, Respondent to the Appeal of Cosmo George Duke

  • * The History of Parliament *

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    DUFF, William (1697-1763), of Braco, Banff.

    (1697-1763), of Braco, Banff. Constituency Dates Banffshire 1727 1734 Biography Inheriting a large fortune, Duff was returned for his county in 1727. He spoke and voted against the Government on the Hessians in 1730, observing that ‘it was reasonable to

    ABERCROMBY, James (1706-81), of Glasshaugh, Banff.

    c.-in-c. America 1756-8; col. 60 Ft. 1757-8; lt.-gen. 1759; gen. 1772. Biography Returned by a brother-in-law, William Duff, later Lord Braco, Abercromby voted regularly with the Government. During the war of the Austrian succession he served as quartermaster general under

    GRAEME, David (1716-97), of Braco and Gorthy, Perth.

    (1716-97), of Braco and Gorthy, Perth. Constituency Dates Perthshire 23 Mar. 1764 May 1773 Ofifces Held Served in the Scots brigade in Holland; capt. 1745; lt.-col. 1752; col. British army 1761; col. 105 Ft. 1761-3; maj.-gen. 1762; col. 49 Ft.

    GRAHAM (GRAEME), Mungo (1670-1754), of Gorthy, Perth.

    end. He died at Buchanan Castle on 26 Nov. 1754, and was succeeded by his kinsman, Lieutenant-Colonel David Graham of Braco in Perthshire. In the latter stages of his life nostalgic contemporaries regarded him, by virtue of his advanced years,

    DUFF, Hon. James (1729-1809), of Duff House, Banff. and Mar Lodge, Aberdeen.

    formation of the Devonshire-Pitt Administration in November, Duff jubilantly reported to his father that Pitt, unsolicited, had offered to recommend Braco for an Irish earldom.[footnote] He was disappointed both in this and in his hopes of securing Cockburn’s dismissal. He

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    The Nawab of Furruckabad arrived at Fnttyghur on the 28th ult,, as a prisoner, having given himself up to Major Braco of the Oude poliee."-The Alexandria correspondent of the Times adds the fol- lowing: " On the application of Jung Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    and with some rough thought of equity t in his damaging of rich men's property. In 1700, the Laird of Braco resolved to bring him and his comrades to justice. Wdith mucl difficulty he succeeded in his purpose, and the Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    PU3LIO AMUSEMENTS. rJIHEATRE ROYAL, BIRMINGHA1E, THEBEiTRICE COMlEDY-DRllA COMPANY, Under the Manecesuent of (r. FRA:NR HARVEY. To-Nioser at 7.30, anld during tho Woek, A Fewv end Original Domestle Bosnaul, eutitlod, " THE WAGAES OF SIN," litteu and produced by r. Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    STAFFORDSHIRE GENERAL QUARTER SESiSIONS OF THE PEACE. ile Court opened yesterday morning, at ten o'clocrl, for the trIal ot pirorers. (on the Bench we observed the Earl of Licblield (Chainucti), T. F. Twoemlow. E&q, (Assistant-Chalrman). the Ron. sad lco. Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    0 * Jr. W. Robertson's Twilkle . ............... Norman 0 Bsttljg : 7 to 4 agst Aiba, 4 tol aget Braco, 6 to 1 agst Fantasia, 6 to 1 sgot Entomologist Won by two lengtns; a bad third. HANDICAP S6rYWRTA2sr Subscribers-only content

  • * House of Commons Parliamentary Papers * *

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    25 January 1724, 25 January 1725

    and Appeal of Mary Counters of Countefs of Erroll and Mr. Alexander * Hoy her Hufband, !T$£*£ William Duff of Braco, and Lefly of Melrofs; com¬ plaining of feveral Inteiiocutories of the Lords of Seffion in Scotland, made the Twenty-eighth Subscribers-only content

    27 January 1724, 27 January 1725

    Buck, took the Oaths appointed, in order to their Na¬ turalization. Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of William Duffot Braco, and Lefslie of Melrofs, and others ; complaining of feveral Interlocutory Sentences of the Lords of Seffion in Scotland, Subscribers-only content

    3 March 1724, 3 March 1725

    Anfwer of David Earl of Buchan, to le Appeal brought in. y tt Buchan. the Appeal of William Duff of Braco Efquire, was E. Cavan and T. Piggot •tierfus R. Piggot: After hearing Counfel, upon the Petition and Appeal of Subscribers-only content

    15 April 1725, 15 April 1725

    One Amendment; whereunto they defire their Concurrence. After hearing Counfel, upon the Petition and Appeal Duffsmdirfl-e of William Duff of Braco Efquire, and Lesfiie .of jf orB Melrofs, and others; complaining of feveral Interlocu¬ tory Sentences of the Lords of Subscribers-only content

    12 April 1733, 12 April 1733

    ioid, for Sacisfaclion thereof; which Decree was made in certain Caufes, wherein UPon read'ing the Petition of William Duff at Braco George Earl of Warrington was Plaintiff, and the Ap- Efquire, and Alexander Hamilton, Agent for Sir James pellant and Subscribers-only content

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