Sir Charles Erskine, 1st Baronet of Alva

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About Sir Charles Erskine, 1st Baronet of Alva

Biographical Summary

"Charles Erskine [or Arskin], of Alva, 3d but 1st surv. 5. of the Hon. Sir Charles Erskine, of Alva and Cambus Kenneth, by Mary, da. of Sir Thomas Hope, 1st Baronet [S. 1628], of Craighall, which Charles was a yr. s. of John, Earl of Mar [S.], by his 2d wife, Mary, da. of Esme (Stewart), Duke of Lennox .[S.], was b. 4 July 1643 ; suc. his father, 8 July 1663, being served his heir 15 July 1665, and was cr. a Baronet [S.], as above, 30 April 1666, with rem. to the heirs male of his body. He was M.P. [S.] for Clackmannanshire, 1665 and 1667, and for Stirlingshire, 1689 till death in 1690. He m., about 1670, Christian, da. of Sir James Dundas, of Arnistoun. He d. 4 June 1690."

SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1904; Vol. IV; page 250-251

Name: Charles Erskin Gender: Male Christening Date: 04 Jul 1643 Christening Place: EDINBURGH PARISH, EDINBURGH, MIDLOTHIAN, SCOTLAND Father's Name: Charles Sir Erskin Mother's Name: Marie Hope https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XTP6-X5T

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Sir Charles Erskine, 1st Baronet of Alva's Timeline

1643
July 4, 1643
1660
September 1660
Age 17
Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1666
May 1666
Age 22
Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1667
May 1667
Age 23
Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1668
May 1668
Age 24
Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1670
1670
Age 26
1671
July 1671
Age 27
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
1675
June 1675
Age 31
Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1676
April 1676
Age 32
Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1677
September 1677
Age 34
Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom