Alexander Oswald, of Shieldhall
Biographical Notes
Son of James Oswald, minister of Methven (1703-1793) and Elizabeth Murray; m. Margaret Dundas; father of the reformist MP, James Oswald (1779-1853). Bought Shieldhall in 1781. Avoided the West Indies trade out of an opposition to slavery.
Life Dates
1735 - 1813

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Case Role Date
Robertson and Others, Petitioners Petitioner 1777

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