William Mackenzie - 5th of Balmaduthie

William Mackenzie

Born 1735
Died 1774

Alias: 

5th of Balmaduthie

Biography: 

Advocate. Son of John Mackenzie and Rebecca Mackenzie. Married (1763 or 1769) to Maria Lancaster, dau of John Lancaster of Cambridge. They had 6 children. Sometime Commisary of Edinburgh.

Life with Boswell: 

Boswell met him at Kames on October 24, 1762, describing him as "a young gentleman of Inverness-shire, very genteel and well-bred and obliging".