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Colin "1st Laird of Glenorchy" Campbell
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Birth: 1400
Lochgilphead, Scotland
Death: Sep. 24, 1480, Scotland

Colin Campbell 1st Laird of Glenorchy

Father: Duncan Campbell 1st Lord of Lochow
Mother: Lady Margaret Stewart

1st Wife: Mariot "Mary" Stewart
Children: None
2nd Wife: Margaret Janet Stewart
Children: Duncan and Patrick Geillis
3rd Wife: Margaret Robertson
Children: John and Katherine Campbell
4th Wife: Margaret Stirveling (Sterling)
Children: George, John, Mariot, and Helen

In 1432 Colin received land grants from his father Duncan Campbell.
In 1437 He was granted other lands and the Barony of Lawers, Perthshire, by King James III, for his services in capturing Thomas Chalmer, one of the assassins of King James I.
In 1440 Colin built Kilchurn Castle in Lach Awe, Argyll, Scotland.
In 1450 he built the castle of Inveraray for a minor nephew, Colin, 1st Earl of Argyll.
He died on 24 September 1480 in the Tower of Strathfillan in Perthshire, Scotland, which Sir Colin built.

Sources for this information extracted from:
The Black Book of Taymouth
The Peerage @ thepeerage.com
Burke's Landed Gentry of Great Britain @ Google Books

Web Link to Google Books
http://books.google.com/books?id=wEFuRPsYHwwC&pg=PT215&lpg=PT215&dq=Duncan+Campbell+1st+Lord+of+Lochow&source=bl&ots=rZzHZtuScQ&sig=VNIGFItFgFNxpncPJrc-Hc3ND2Y&hl=en&ei=9XxUS_TjOI_U8Qb8huSnBA&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=8&ved=0CBoQ6AEwBw#v=onepage&q=Duncan%20Campbell%201st%20Lord%20of%20Lochow&f=false


 
 
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 Parents:
  Duncan Campbell (1370 - 1453)
 
 Children:
  Duncan Campbell (1443 - 1513)*
 
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Burial:
Kilmartin Church Cemetery
Kilmartin
Argyll and Bute, Scotland
 
Created by: Sharren Formby
Record added: Jan 21, 2010
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