Name
Robert MacQueen, Lord Braxfield
Biographical Notes
Advocate, 11 February 1744. Eldest son of John Macqueen and Helen Hamilton; m. Mary Agnew, four children, and Elizabeth Ord; 1745-1748 Sheriff-substitute, Lanark; 1754-1760 advocate-depute; 1776 Lord Braxfield; 1780 HCJ; 1788 Lord Justice Clerk.
Life Dates
1722 - 1799
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Case Type Document Title Submitted ID
Alexanders vs. Gordons Petition Unto the Right Honourable the Lords of Council and Session, the Petition of Messrs Robert and William Alexander Merchants in Edinburgh 24 Nov 1773 32776

Documents Authored

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Title Type Document Title Submitted
Maxwell v. Maxwell Answers

Answers for John Maxwell writer in Dumfries, brother-german and executor qua nearest in kin of the deceased William Maxwell of Carswadda, to the petition of James Maxwell of Kirkconnel, son and heir of the late James Maxwell of Kirkconnel; and of Mrs Mary Riddel, relict of th said deceased James Maxwell

17 Dec 1766
James Fisher v. Donald Maclachlan Answers

Answers for Donald M'Lauchlan of Innishconnel, to The Petition of James Fisher of Duren

30 Nov 1769
Elizabeth Wallace v. William Gordon and Others Petition

Unto the Right Honourable the Lords of Council and Session, The Petition of William, Marion, and Helen Gordons, children of Robert Gordon late baker in Edinburgh, and executors decerned and confirmed to the deceased Grizel Gordon their sister, and of John Caitcheon carver in Edinburgh, husband to the said Helen, for his interest

10 Mar 1766
The Magistrates, Town-Council, and Community of Dumbarton v. The Magistrates and Town-Council of the City of Glasgow Information

Information for the Magistrates, Town-council, and Community of the town of Dumbarton, Pursuers, Against the Information for the Magistrates, Town-council of the city of Glasgow, Defenders

12 Feb 1773
Cunninghames v. Dougal Answers

Answers for Elizabeth and Barbara Cunninghams, and their Tutors; to the Petition of James Dougal, Merchant in Glasgow

14 Oct 1775
Lieutenant-Colonel James St Clair v. Miss Jean Alexander of Rosebank Information

Information for Colonel James St. Clair of St. Clair, Pursuer; against Miss Jean Alexander of Rosebank, Defender

12 Jun 1776
William Galdie, Factor on the Sequestrated Estate of James Anderson v. William Gray Petition

Unto the Right Honourable the Lords of Council and Session, the Petition of William Gray of Gartcraig, merchant in Glasgow

23 Feb 1774
Alexanders vs. Gordons Petition Unto the Right Honourable the Lords of Council and Session, the Petition of Messrs Robert and William Alexander Merchants in Edinburgh 24 Nov 1773