Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond (c.1592 - 1661)

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Birthplace: Leys, Kincaid, Scotland
Death: Died
Occupation: Judge, Lord Crimond
Managed by: James Comyn Amherst Burnett of Leys
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About Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond

Wikipedia Biographical Summary

"Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond (1592 – 24 August 1661) was a Scottish advocate and judge...

...He was the fourth son of Alexander Burnet of Leys by his wife Katherine, daughter of Alexander Gordon of Lesmoir, and younger brother of Sir Thomas Burnett, 1st Baronet. Crimond studied for seven years in France, and was admitted a Scottish advocate on 20 February 1617...

...Crimond married twice: firstly in 1620, Beatrix, youngest daughter and co-heir of William Maule of Glaster, son of Sir Robert Maule of Panmure, by whom he had a daughter, Bethia (1622–1624). After her death in 1622, he remarried secondly Rachel, daughter of James Johnston, a merchant in Edinburgh, by his spouse Elizabeth, daughter of the jurist Sir Thomas Craig, and sister of Archibald Johnston, Lord Warriston. Crimond's issue by his second wife, with three daughters included, Robert, (1630–1662), who, admitted to the Scottish bar 1656, died unmarried, Thomas, born 1638, physician successively to four English sovereigns and the bishop Gilbert Burnet."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 8 September 2012, 13:51 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Robert_Burnet,_Lord_Crimond&oldid=511376435> [accessed 17 November 2012]

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Leys, Kincaid, Scotland
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