Duke of Argyll, Marquess of Lorne

August 6, 1845, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

May 2, 1914, East Cowes, Isle of Wight.

Kilmun Parish Church, Scotland.


John Campbell was the Ninth Duke of Argyll, and Marquess of Lorne. He attended Eton, St. Andrews and Trinity College, Cambridge. In 1871, he married Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, daughter of Queen Victoria of Britain. A man of many talents, Campbell served as Member of Parliament, Governor General of Canada, and Governor and Constable of Windsor Castle. In 1882, he founded the Royal Society of Canada to promote the arts and sciences. His works include:

  1. Unto the Hills Around Do I Lift Up