James Gilbert Johnston (c.1481 - c.1548) MP

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Birthplace: Caskieben, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Caskeiben, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Occupation: Baronet
Managed by: David Prins
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About James Gilbert Johnston

Source: Johnston, Alexander, Jr., Genealogical account of the family of Johnston of that ilk, formerly of Caskieben, in the Shire of Aberdeen, and of its principal branches. Edinburgh, 1832.

James Johnston - who married Clara, daughter of Barclay of Gartley, in Aberdeenshire and had 6th September 1521, a charter under the Great Seal from King James V "Jacobo Johnestoun de eodem, et Clarae Barclay ejus sponsae terrarum dominicalium de Johnestoun, Inglistoune, etc, jacen. in baronia de Johnstoun, in vicecomitatu de Aberdeen." (Translation from Latin to English = James Johnestoun of the same, and Clare Barclay his spouse the lands of Johnestoun, Inglistoune, etc., lying down. in the barony of Johnstoun in turn, in the county of Aberdeen) By this lady James had three sons and four daughters: 1) William the younger, predeceased his father leaving issue (2 Gilbert of Standingstone married Margaret, daughter of William Forbes 3) George, bailie of Aberdeen married Katherine, duaghter of Thomas Menzies 4 Agnes 5) Isabel 6 Bessy 7)Janet.

James died in the beginning of the year 1548, partly, it is believed, of greif, occasioned by the death of his son, and was succeeded by his grandson, George.

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James Gilbert Johnston's Timeline

1481
1481
Caskieben, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1513
1513
Age 32
Standingstones, Scotland
1521
September 6, 1521
Age 40
Northen, , , Scotland
1522
1522
Age 41
Caskieben, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1532
1532
Age 51
1548
1548
Age 67
Caskeiben, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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