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Nationality  British
Name  Torquhil 13th
Titles  Duke of Argyll

Torquhil Campbell, 13th Duke of Argyll
Born  Torquhil Ian Campbell 29 May 1968 (age 47) (1968-05-29)
Known for  Chief of Clan Campbell, elephant polo, landowning
Spouse(s)  Eleanor Cadbury (m. 2002)
Residence  Inveraray Castle, United Kingdom
Parents  Ian Campbell, 12th Duke of Argyll

Torquhil campbell 13th duke of argyll


Torquhil Ian Campbell, 13th and 6th Duke of Argyll (born 29 May 1968), styled as Earl of Campbell before 1973 and as Marquess of Lorne between 1973 and 2001, is a Scottish peer.

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The family's main seat is Inveraray Castle, although the Duke and Duchess spend time at other residences, including one in west London.

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Biography

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The Duke is the elder child and only son of Ian Campbell, 12th and 5th Duke of Argyll and Iona Mary Colquhoun, daughter of Sir Ivar Colquhoun, 8th Baronet. He was educated at Craigflower Preparatory School, Cargilfield Preparatory School, Glenalmond College, and the Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester. At the latter, he trained as a chartered surveyor.

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He served as a Page of Honour to Queen Elizabeth II from 1981 to 1983. He became a sales agent, salesman and company manager. Among his 29 titles are: Master of the Royal Household of Scotland, Admiral of the Western Coasts and Isles, and the Chief of Clan Campbell.

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He is the captain of Scotland's national elephant polo team which won the 2004 and 2005 World Elephant Polo Association World Championships. He represents Pernod Ricard distillers, promoting Scotch whiskies. He is a Freeman of the City of London and a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Distillers.

Marriage and children

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On 8 June 2002 at St. Mary's Church, Fairford, Gloucestershire, the Duke married Eleanor Cadbury (born London, 26 January 1973), a member of the Cadbury chocolate family. She is the daughter of Peter Hugh George Cadbury (previously chairman of Close Brothers Corporate Finance) and his wife Sally Strouvelle.

The Duke and Duchess have three children:

  • Archie Frederick Campbell, Marquess of Lorne (born London, 9 March 2004). He serves as a Page of Honour to the Queen.
  • Lord Rory James Campbell (born London, 3 February 2006)
  • Lady Charlotte Mary Campbell (born London, 29 October 2008).
  • The Duchess is a Patroness of the Royal Caledonian Ball.

    Titles and styles

  • 29 May 1968 – 7 April 1973: Earl of Campbell
  • 7 April 1973 – 21 April 2001: Marquess of Lorne
  • 21 April 2001 – present: His Grace The Duke of Argyll
  • References

    Torquhil Campbell, 13th Duke of Argyll Wikipedia


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