David Makgill of Cranstoun Riddell

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David Makgill

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Birthplace: Cranstown Riddell, Midlothian, Scotland, (Present UK)
Death: Died in Cranstoun Riddell, Midlothian, Scotland, (Present UK)
Immediate Family:

Son of David Makgill of Cranstoun Riddell and Elizabeth Makgill (Forrester)
Husband of Mary Makgill (Sinclair)
Father of Anna Ross (Makgill); David MakGill, of Cranstoun-Riddel; Patrick MakGill; Thomas MakGill; John MakGill and 3 others
Brother of Elizabeth Makgill; Alexander Makgill, Provost of Corstorphine; Lawrence Makgill; John Makgill, WS and George Makgill

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About David Makgill of Cranstoun Riddell

Biographical Summary

"David Makgill of Cranstoun Riddell, the eldest son, had charters of lands and baronies of Cranstoun Riddell, Nisbet, Nisbetshiels, Burnside, Balvormie, and Parkley, 6 December 1585...

...He was admitted an advocate before 1576, and was appointed a Lord of Session 25 May 1597....

...died on 10 May 1607. He married (contract 10 September 1583) Marie, eldest daughter of William Sinclair of Herdmanstoun, by Sibil Cockburn his wife, and by her, who died in February 1606, had issue."

SOURCE: The Scots peerage, Vol. VI, page 594-595

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David Makgill of Cranstoun Riddell's Timeline

1558
1558
Cranstown Riddell, Midlothian, Scotland, (Present UK)
1583
September 10, 1583
Age 25
Herdmanston, East Lothian, Scotland, (Present UK)
1602
1602
Age 44
Cranstoun Riddell, Midlothian, Scotland, (Present UK)
1607
May 10, 1607
Age 49
Cranstoun Riddell, Midlothian, Scotland, (Present UK)
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