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Mon·trose(mŏn-trōz′), First Marquis of Title of James Graham. 1612-1650.
Scottish Covenanter who changed allegiance (1643) and led a force of Highlanders in a series of military victories on behalf of Charles I during the English Civil War.
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(Placename) a port and resort in E Scotland, in Angus. Pop: 10 845 (2001)
(Biography) James Graham, 1st Marquess and 5th Earl of Montrose. 1612–50, Scottish general, noted for his victories in Scotland for Charles I in the Civil War. He was later captured and hanged
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