Forfarshire (Parliament of Scotland constituency)

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Before the Act of Union 1707, the barons of the shire of Forfar (now called Angus) elected commissioners to represent them in the unicameral Parliament of Scotland and in the Convention of Estates. After 1708, Forfarshire returned one member to the House of Commons of Great Britain and later to the House of Commons of the United Kingdom.

List of shire commissioners

References

  • Joseph Foster, Members of Parliament, Scotland (2nd edition, 1882)
  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Foster, p. 65
  2. ^ Foster, p. 309
  3. ^ Foster, p. 76
  4. ^ a b c Foster, p. 310
  5. ^ a b Foster, p. 168
  6. ^ a b Foster, p. 142
  7. ^ Foster, p. 157
  8. ^ Foster, p. 359
  9. ^ a b c Foster, p. 125
  10. ^ a b c Foster, p. 221
  11. ^ a b c Foster, p. 155
  12. ^ Foster, p. 82
  13. ^ a b c Foster, p. 220
  14. ^ a b Foster, p. 66
  15. ^ a b Foster, p. 137
  16. ^ a b Foster, p. 214
  17. ^ Foster, p. 340
  18. ^ Foster, p. 242
  19. ^ a b c d e Foster, p. 276
  20. ^ a b G. E. C., The Complete Baronetage, volume II (1902) p. 316.
  21. ^ Foster, p. 146
  22. ^ Foster, p. 243
  23. ^ Foster, p. 132
  24. ^ Foster, p. 35
  25. ^ a b Foster, p. 126
  26. ^ a b Foster, p. 229
  27. ^ Foster, p. 294
  28. ^ Foster, p. 145
  29. ^ Foster, p. 305
  30. ^ Foster, p. 252
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