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Archibald McNeill


Scottish lawyer and dog breeder. Brother of Duncan McNeill, Baron Colonsay and Oronsay, and Sir John McNeill. Writer to the signet, 1829; director and principal clerk at Chancery Office, Edinburgh, 1843–58; one of the principal clerks of session, 1858–70.


Modern English biography s.v. M’Neill, Archibald.


Modern English biography: Modern English biography, containing many thousand concise memoirs of persons who have died since the year 1850. By Frederick Boase. 3 vols. and supplement (3 vols.). Truro, Cornwall: the author. 1892–1921.