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Duncan Forbes (died 1704)

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Duncan Forbes of Culloden (1644–1704) was a Scottish politician.

LifeEdit

Born and educated in Inverness. His father owned the estate of Culloden and was MP for Nairnshire.

Duncan Forbes, Lord Culloden (1685–1747) was his son.

MemorialsEdit

The primary school in Culloden is named Duncan Forbes Primary, after the family.

ReferencesEdit

  •   "Forbes, Duncan (1644?-1704)". Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1885–1900.
Parliament of Scotland
Preceded by
George Brodie
Hugh Rose
Commissioner for Nairnshire
1702–1704
With: Hugh Rose
Succeeded by
Hugh Rose
John Forbes