Robert Dalrymple of Dreghorn and Prestwoodside, WS

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Robert Dalrymple, WS

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Son of John Dalrymple of Waterside and Elizabeth Herries
Brother of John Dalrymple of Waterside and Isobella Dalrymple

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About Robert Dalrymple of Dreghorn and Prestwoodside, WS

Biographical Summary

"Robert, the second son, was a writer to the Signet, and the law-agent and principal director of the Stair family. He was the father of two sons, who both died without issue, namely, Hugh Dalrymple, a celebrated lawyer, attorney-general of Grenada, and author of the political poem entitled Rodendo, and of various other pieces; and Primose Dalrymple, a captain in His Majesty's Service."

SOURCE: Some Old Families: A Contribution to the Genealogical History of Scotland, With an Appendix of Illustrative Documents; Hardy Bertram McCall; 1890; page 31

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Robert Dalrymple of Dreghorn and Prestwoodside, WS's Timeline

1688
1688
1765
March 30, 1765
Age 77