William Elphinstone

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About William Elphinstone

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"William Elphinstone, born 28th September, 1544, had a charter of the landsof Trosnes, in Orkney, 30th May, 1602, wherein he is designed brother-german of Robert, Lord Elphinstone. He m. Janet, daughter of Sir James Henderson, of Fordall, and had, with several daughters, two sons, Harry, his heir; and William (Sir), who, died unmarried."

SOURCE: A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Commoners of Great ..., Volume 2, page 371