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Mark Kerr

Birthplace: Cessford, The Scottish Borders, UK
Death: Died in Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Andrew Kerr, Kt., of Ferniehirst and Lady Agnes Kerr (Crichton)
Husband of Anna Seton and Helen Leslie
Father of William Kerr; Catherine Kerr; Mark Kerr, 1st Earl of Lothian; GEORGE KER; William Kerr and 2 others
Brother of Isabel Kerr; Sir Walter Kerr, Kt., of Cessford; Katherine Kerr, Lady Ker Of Fernihirst; Margaret Home and Andrew Ker
Half brother of Sir Thomas Kerr, Kt.; Sir John Kerr of Ferniehirst, Lord of Ferniehirst Castle; Isabel Kerr; Sir Robert Kerr, Kt. and Janet Scott

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About Mark Kerr

Abbot of Newbattle, Midlothian, in the ancient Roman Catholic Diocese of St. Andrews, about seven miles from Edinburgh.


about - Mark Kerr

Mark Kerr was the son of Sir Andrew Kerr and Agnes Crichton. He died on 29 August 1584.

Children of Mark Kerr and Helen Leslie

1.Mark Kerr, 1st Earl of Lothian+ d. 8 Apr 1609

2.Andrew Kerr

3.George Kerr

4.William Kerr

5.Catherine Kerr+ d. Mar 1600


Burke's landed gentry of Great Britain: together with members of the titled ... By Peter Beauclerk Dewar Pg.770

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The Universal magazine, Volume 60 Pg. 264


Encyclopedia Britannica Pg.18


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Mark Kerr of Cessford's Timeline

Cessford, The Scottish Borders, UK
Age 30
Age 37
Age 39
Banbury, Newbottle, Scotland
February 20, 1558
Age 42
Prestongrange, Prestonpans, East Lothian, Scotland
August 29, 1584
Age 68