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William Forbes

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Corse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Corse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Patrick Forbes of Corse and Marjory Lumsden
Husband of Elizabeth Strachan
Father of Patrick Forbes, 1st Bishop of Edinburgh; Sir William Forbes of Menie and Craigevar, Kt.; Rev. John Forbes; Sir Arthur Forbes, 1st Baronet Forbes of Longford; Alexander Forbes and 7 others
Brother of David Forbes of Corse; Dau Forbes; John Forbes; Patrick Forbes and Arthur Forbes

Occupation: 4th of Corse, 4th Laird of Corse
Managed by: Ben M. Angel
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About William Forbes of Corse

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on William Forbes:

http://www.thepeerage.com/p17647.htm#i176462

William Forbes of Corse [1]

  • M, #176462,
  • d. 1596
  • Last Edited=13 Jan 2010

William Forbes of Corse was the son of Patrick Forbes of Corse and Marjory Lumsden.[2]

He married Elizabeth Strachan, daughter of unknown Strachan of Thornton.[2]

He died in 1596.[2]

He lived at Corsse, Scotland.[1]

Children of William Forbes of Corse and Elizabeth Strachan

  • 1. Sir Arthur Forbes, 1st Bt.+[1] d. 14 Apr 1632
  • 2. William Forbes of Menie and Craigievar+[3] d. Dec 1627
  • 3. John Forbes+[3]
  • 4. Patrick Forbes of Corse+[3] b. 1564

Citations

  • 1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 360. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  • 2. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1454. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 3. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
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William Forbes of Corse's Timeline

1530
1530
Corse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1562
1562
Age 32
Scotland, (Present UK)
1564
August 24, 1564
Age 34
Lumphanan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1566
1566
Age 36
Corse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1568
1568
Age 38
Kingswell, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1570
1570
Age 40
Corse, Aberdeen, Scotland
1572
1572
Age 42
Corse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1574
1574
Age 44
Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1576
1576
Age 46
Corse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1578
1578
Age 48
Probably Corse, Aberdeenshire, Scotland