Baron Thomas Kerr of Smailholm

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Thomas Kerr

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Birthplace: Smallholm Tower, Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Ferniehurst Castle, Jedburgh, Teviotdale, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Kerr, of Auldbounburn and Cessford and daughter of William Douglas of Cavers
Husband of Margaret Kerr
Father of Thomas Kerr of Ferniehirst
Brother of Walter Kerr, Laird of Cessford; Andrew Ker of Cessford; Sir Robert Kerr; Elizabeth; Margaret Kerr, Countess of Erroll and 2 others

Occupation: 8th Laird of Kersheugh in Teviotdale, Baron of Kerr-Krailing, Baron, Sir
Managed by: Duane Alden Goode
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About Thomas Kerr

TITLE: Baron of FERNIEHURST

NOTE:

Thomas (3rd son), initially of Smailholm, later of Ferniehirst; in 1483 exchanged Smailholm for Crailing and Hownam with John Home of Whitrig; married Margaret, daughter and heiress of Sir Thomas Ker of Ferniehirst, which he thus acquired, holding it from the Earl of Angus. [Burke's Peerage] -------------------- Thomas Kerr lived at Smailholm, Berwickshire, Scotland. He lived at Ferniehirst, Midlothian, Scotland.

He died after 24 June 1484.

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Baron Thomas Kerr of Smailholm's Timeline

1430
1430
Smallholm Tower, Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland
1445
1445
Age 15
Ferniehirst, Midlothian, Scotland
1461
1461
Age 31
* maiden name Kerr. Married Ker
1484
June 24, 1484
Age 54
Ferniehurst Castle, Jedburgh, Teviotdale, Scotland