Laurence Oliphant

Laurence Oliphant may refer to:

  • Laurence Oliphant (author) (1829–1888), British MP for Stirling Burghs, international traveller, diplomatist and mystic
  • Laurence Oliphant (Jacobite) (1691–1767), army officer
  • Laurence Oliphant (Scottish politician) (1791–1862), MP for Perth (UK Parliament constituency), 1832
  • Laurence Oliphant (British Army officer) (1846–1914), British Army General

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Laurence Oliphant (Jacobite)
... Laurence Oliphant (1691–1767) was a Jacobite army officer who belonged to a branch settled at Findo Gask in Perthshire, Scotland ... He took part in the rising of 1715, and both he and his son Laurence (died 1792) were actively concerned in the rising of 1745, being present at the battles of Falkirk and Culloden ... After the ruin of the Stuart cause the Oliphants escaped to France, but were afterwards allowed to return to Scotland ...

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