Stirling, Lord


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Stirling, Lord:

see Alexander, WilliamAlexander, William,
known as Lord Stirling
, 1726–83, American Revolutionary general, b. New York City. Although the House of Lords rejected his claim to succeed as the 6th earl of Stirling, in America he was generally considered a nobleman.
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Last week, at home in Stirling, Lord McConnell reflected on 20 years of devolution as Holyrood prepares to mark the anniversary next weekend.