Robert MakGill, Lord Foord

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Robert MakGill, Lord Foord

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of James Makgill, of Rankeillour and Jean Wemyss
Husband of Margaret MakGill
Brother of James Makgill, of Rankeillour; Lilias Brown; Jean Gourlay; Alexander MakGill; John MakGill, Minister of Flisk and 7 others

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About Robert MakGill, Lord Foord

Biographical Summary

"Robert, appointed Lord of Session 2 June 1649, with the title of Lord Foord, married Margaret Purves. He died 1651, and she died in November of the same year, leaving issue. This line extinct before 18 July 1743, when James Makgill of Rankeillor succeeded to the estate of Fingask, under an entail made by Robert Makgill of Fingask (Lord Foord's son) in 1706 in favour of his heirs-male, and on the death of said James as above the lands passed to his heirs-male, John Makgill of Kemback."

SOURCE: The Scots peerage, Vol. VI, page 590

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