Archibald Campbell, Marquess of Argyll

Alternative Name(s) Archibald Campbell Argyll
Date 1605 - 1661
Biographical NotesScottish nobleman and politician. Major actor and de facto ruler in Scotland during the civil war. Also a leading figure in the Covenanter movement. Argyll was bitterly estranged from his son Archibald Campbell, Lord Lorne, who was a leader of the Royalist faction. Executed in 1661 by Charles II. See ODNB.
Work(s)Author of Of Travel (1661) in Instructions to a Son by the Marquis of Argyle. Written in the Time of his Confinement