John Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll

Born John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, Earl of Campbell. Assumed the courtesy title Marquess of Lorne in 1847 when his father succeeded as Duke of Argyll and succeeded as 9th Duke of Argyll in 1900.

Son of George Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll (1823-1900) and his first wife Lady Elizabeth Leweson-Gower (1824-1878), daughter of George Sutherland-Leweson-Gower, 2nd Duke of Sutherland (1786-1861).

Born: Stafford House, London 6. Aug 1845

Married: St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle 21. Mar 1871 Princess Louise of the United Kingdom (1848-1939), daughter of Albert, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1819-1861) and Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901)

No issue

Died: Kent House, Isle of Wight 2. May 1914 from pneumonia



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