Sir Francis Bothwell

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Francis Bothwell

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Bothwell, Provost of Edinburgh
Husband of Katherine Bellenden and Janet Richardson
Father of Adam Bothwell, Bishop of Orkney; Janet Napier (Bothwell); Isobel Bothwell; David Bothwell; William Bothwell, Parson of Ashkirk and 1 other
Brother of William Bothwell
Half brother of Richard Bothwell, LL.D. Rector of Eskirk

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About Sir Francis Bothwell

Biographical Summary

"Eldest son of Richard Bothwell, provost of Edinburgh in the time of James III., elder brother of Richard Bothwell, Rector of Ashkirk, father of Adam Bothwell Bishop, of Orkney, and maternal grandfather of the celebrated Napier of Merchiston."

SOURCE: An Historical Account of the Senators of the College of Justice: From Its Institution in MDXXXII; by George Brunton, David Haig; 1832; Page 28