Appeals to the Privy Council from the
Caribbean and Canadian Colonies
Report No. JAM_1760_02

Argyll v Home



Case Name Long

Duke of Argyll and Earl of Ilay, Andrew Fletcher (Lord Milton), John Gregory, and Matthew Gregory v William, Earl of Home, and his wife, Elizabeth, Countess of Home


Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series


APC Citation  

v.4 [428] p.462 (11 July 1760)

  PC Register Citation

George II v.18 (2 May 1759 – 10 July 1760) p.450, 503: PC 2/107/450, 503



Colonial Courts


Chancery – 16 June 1759



Argyll, [Archibald], duke of – see Campbell, Archibald


Campbell, Archibald, duke of Argyll, earl of Ilay, appellant


Fletcher, Andrew, lord Milton, formerly Lord Justice Clerk, now a Lord of the Council in Scotland, appellant


Gregory, John, appellant


Gregory, Matthew, appellant


Home, Elizabeth, countess of, respondent (wife of William)


Home, William, earl of, respondent (husband of Elizabeth)


Ilay, [Archibald], earl of – see Campbell, Archibald


Milton, [Andrew], lord – see Fletcher, Andrew



Concerning land/encumbrances on an estate.


Not stated in the Acts of the Privy Council, Colonial Series.


See Wikipedia (last visited 7/29/2019) for an interesting account of the life of Elizabeth, Countess of Home.


Printed Cases

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Privy Council Documents in PC 1 at The National Archives at Kew


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