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William Forbes

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Birthplace: Corsindae, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Forbes, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of John Forbes, 6th Lord Forbes and Christian Forbes
Husband of Elizabeth Keith
Father of John Forbes, 8th Lord Forbes; William Forbes; Elizabeth Sinclair; Christian Forbes; Isabel Forbes and 7 others
Brother of Christian Forbes; Marjory Forbes; John Forbes, Master of Forbes; Elizabeth Forbes and Margaret Fraser
Half brother of Elizabeth Forbes; James Forbes; Arthur Forbes of Putachie and Janet "Jane" Forbes, Countess of Athlon

Occupation: Baron, 7th lord Forbes
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About William Forbes

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William Forbes, 7th Lord Forbes

  • The son of John Forbes, 6th Lord Forbes and Christian Lundin.
  • He married Elizabeth Keith, daughter of Sir Gilbert Keith, on 19 December 1538.
  • He died in 1593.
  • He held the office of Gentleman of the Bedchamber in 1539.
  • He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Forbes [S., 1445] in 1547.
  • He had two other sons, both died young.

Children of William Forbes, 7th Lord Forbes and Elizabeth Keith

  • Anne Forbes
  • Jean Forbes d. a 1606
  • Margaret Forbes
  • Abraham Forbes of Blacktown
  • Christian Forbes
  • Isabel Forbes
  • Catherine Forbes
  • unknown son Forbes
  • unknown son Forbes
  • John Forbes, 8th Lord Forbes b. 3 Jul 1542, d. 29 Jun 1606
  • William Forbes of Fodderbirse b. 2 Mar 1543/44
  • Elizabeth Forbes b. 10 Nov 1545, d. a Sep 1607
  • Arthur Forbes of Logie b. 3 Apr 1550, d. 1574
  • James Forbes of Lethenty b. 16 Jul 1551
  • Robert Forbes b. 1 Jan 1555/56
  • Barbara Forbes b. 31 Jan 1560
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William Forbes, 7th Lord of Forbes's Timeline

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Corsindae, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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December 19, 1538
Age 25
Fife, , Scotland
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Aberdeenshire, Scotland