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Sir Lewis Bellenden of Auchinoul (b. - 1591)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "Sir Lewis Bellenden of Auchnole and Broughton , Knt., (c. 1552 - 27 August 1591, Edinburgh), knighted about 1577, was the eldest son of his father Sir John Bellenden o...

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Sir John Bellenden of Auchnoul (b. - 1576)

Biographical Summary "Eldest son of Thomas Bellenden of Auchinoul, whom he succeeded as Justice Clerk, 25th June 1547. He appears as an Ordinary Lord for the first time on the 4th July in the same ye...

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Thomas Bellenden of Auchinoul (b. - 1546)

Biographical Summary "Mr. Thomas Bannatyne or Bellenden of Auchinoul, was the son of Patrick Bellenden, who obtained a charter of the lands of Auchnolnyshill, in the county of Edinburgh, in 1499. His...

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Sir Andrew Aytoun, of Kinglassie (b. - 1670)

Third son of John Aytoun of Kinaldie, was admitted advocate on the 23d March 1639, and nominated an Ordinary Lord on the 14th February 1661. He died at Kinglassie on the 25th March 1670 being ane old m...

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Sir George Auchinleck, 2nd of Balmanno (c.1560 - c.1639)

Biographical Summary " Sir George Auchinleck of Balmanno - son of Siw William Auchinleck of Balmanno, and grandson of Sir George Auchinleck of Balmanno, who was a nephew of and favourite of the Regen...

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Sir William Anstruther of Anstruther, Lord Anstruther (b. - 1711)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir William Anstruther, Lord Anstruther (died 1711), was a Scottish judge... ...He was born into a very ancient Scottish family, the son of Sir Philip Anstruther of...

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Sir Archibald Acheson of Market Hill, 1st Baronet (c.1580 - 1634)

Sir Archibald Acheson, 1st Bt. emigrated to Ireland arriving on 1610. He was naturalized as a denizen of Ireland on 12 February 1618. He was invested as a Knight on 1 April 1620. He held the office of ...

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Andrew Wemyss, of Myrecairnie (b. - c.1617)

Biographical Summary "Andrew, [son of Thomas, who, as son and heir of Duncan Wemyss], who, about 1477, was provided by his father to the lands of Myrecairnie, Wester Cruvie, Logie and others, in Fife...

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Henry Wemyss, Bishop of Galloway (deceased)

The Bishop of Galloway is first mentioned in the Sederunt of the Court on 21st March 1533. The individual who then filled that see was Henry Wemyss who according to Douglas, was the son of John, fifth ...

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Thomas Wemyss, of Unthank (deceased)

Second son of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss. His first appearance in the sederunt of the Court is on the 5th November 1544. He was jointly with John Sinclair, Dean of Restalrig, Collector of "the Contribuc...

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Sir Thomas Erskine, Lord of Brechin MP (c.1512 - 1551)

Biographical Summary " Sir Thomas Erskine of Brechin - younger son of John Erskine of Dun, and at first designed of Haltoun... ...In October 1527, he received a charter of the old castle of Brechin...

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James Beaton, Archbishop of St Andrews (1477 - 1539)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "Dr. James Beaton (or Bethune) (1473–1539) was a Scottish church leader, the uncle of Dr. David Cardinal Beaton and the Keeper of the Great Seal of Scotland... ...

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Robert Maxwell, 4th Lord Maxwell (1493 - 1546)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Robert Maxwell, 5th Lord Maxwell (1493–1546) was a member of the council of Regency (1536) of the Kingdom of Scotland, Regent of the Isle of Arran and like his...

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Cardinal David Beaton, (c.1494 - 1546)

David Beaton (c. 1494 – 29 May 1546) was Archbishop of St Andrews and the last Scottish Cardinal prior to the Reformation. He was a younger son of John Beaton of Balfour in the county of F...

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Rt Hon David Boyle, Lord Justice-General of Scotland (1772 - 1853)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " David Boyle, Lord Boyle (26 July 1772 – 30 January 1853) was a Scottish judge... ...Boyle was the son of Reverend Patrick Boyle, son of John Boyle, 2nd Earl ...

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Charles Hope, Rt. Hon. Lord Granton (1763 - 1851)

Charles Hope (1763–1851) was a Scottish politician and judge. The eldest son of John Hope, he studied law at Edinburgh University. He was admitted as an advocate in 1784 and was appointed ...

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Alexander Fraser Tytler, Lord Woodhouselee (1747 - 1813)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "Alexander Fraser Tytler, Lord Woodhouselee (15 October 1747 - 5 January 1813) was a Scottish lawyer, writer, and professor. Tytler was also a historian, and for some y...

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Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville MP (1738 - 1792)

" Alexander Gordon, Lord Rockville (1739 – 13 March 1792) was a Scottish judge. Rockville was the youngest son of William Gordon, 2nd Earl of Aberdeen, by his third wife Lady Anne, daughter of...

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Lord John of Swinton, 27th of that Ilk (1723 - 1799)

Biographical Summary " John Swinton, of that Ilk. Lord Swinton , one of the senators of the college of justice, m. Margaret, daughter of John Mitchelson, esq. of Middleton, and had six sons, 1. John,...

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Alexander Abercromby, Lord Abercromby (1745 - 1795)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Alexander Abercromby, Lord Abercromby FRSE (1745–1795) was a Scottish advocate, judge and essayist... ...Abercromby was born in Clackmannanshire on 15 Octobe...

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Robert Bruce, 8th of Kennet (1718 - 1785)

Biographical Summary " Robert Bruce, eighth of Kennet . On the death in 1769 of his maternal aunt Margaret (titular Baroness Balfour of Burleigh) he would, but for the attainder of the title in 1715,...

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Rt. Hon. Robert Dundas of Arniston (1713 - 1787)

Rt. Hon. Robert Dundas of Arniston was born on 18 July 1713. He was the son of Robert Dundas, Lord Arniston. He married, secondly, Jean Grant, daughter of William Grant, Lord Prestongrange. He married,...

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Patrick Boyle, of Shewalton (b. - 1761)

Biographical Summary "Hon. Patrick Boyle of Shewalton , a Lord of Session. Died in Died March 1761, unmarried." SOURCE: A general description of the shire of Renfrew: including an account of the ...

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Duncan Forbes, of Culloden MP (1685 - 1747)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Duncan Forbes, Lord Culloden (10 Nov 1685 – 10 Dec 1747) was a Scottish politician and judge. He was President of the Court of Session... ...He was born the ...

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Robert Dundas, of Arniston (1685 - 1753)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Robert Dundas of Arniston , the elder (1685–1753) was a Scottish judge... ...Robert Dundas was the second son of Robert Dundas, Lord Arniston, a judge of the...

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Robert Dundas, Lord Arniston (1650 - 1726)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Robert Dundas, Lord Arniston (died 1726) was a Scottish ordinary lord of session... ...He was the eldest son of Sir James Dundas, Lord Arniston, by Marion, daughter...

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Alexander Melville, 5th Earl of Leven (1695 - 1754)

Page 368 “VII. Alexander, seventh Earl of Leven and fourth Earl of Melville, who was a member of the Faculty of Advocates in 1719, and was appointed one of the Lords of Session 11th July 1734....

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John Sinclair, of Murchil (b. - 1755)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John Sinclair, Lord Murkle (died 5 June 1755) was a Scottish judge... ...A son of John Sinclair, 8th Earl of Caithness and Janet Carmichael of the Hyndford family, ...

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Alexander Fraser, 7th of Strichen (c.1699 - 1775)

Biographical Summary " Alexander Fraser of Strichen - Son of Thomas Fraser of Strichen, ad Emilia Stuart, second daughter of James, Lord Down, passed advocate 23d June 1722, and was afterwards one of...

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Patrick Campbell, 6th of Monzie (1675 - 1751)

Biographical Summary " Patrick Campbell of Monzie - second son of Colin Campbell of Monzie, (who got a charter from Charles II, dated 1st December 1676, of the lands of Monzie) and Anne Oliphant, was...

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Sir Gilbert Elliot, 2nd Baronet of Minto MP (1693 - 1766)

Biographical Summary " ELLIOT, Sir Gilbert, 2nd Bt. (c.1693-1766), of Minto, Roxburgh - b. c.1693, 1st s. of Sir Gilbert Elliot, 1st Bt., M.P. [S], of Minto and Headshaw, Roxburgh, Lord Minto, S.C.J....

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John Hay, 4th Marquess of Tweeddale (1695 - 1762)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John Hay, 4th Marquess of Tweeddale PC (1695 – 9 December 1762) was a Scottish nobleman... ...Tweeddale was an able and accomplished statesman, and possessed...

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James Elphinstone, 5th Lord Balmerino (1675 - 1746)

Biographical Summary " James, fifth Lord Balmerino and fourth Lord Coupar , born 24 November 1675, adopted the legal profession. He was called to the bar in 1703, and had a large practice. On 5th Jun...

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John Murray, 1st Duke of Atholl MP (1659 - 1724)

Burke's Beerage extract (Full document attached) JOHN MURRAY, 1st Duke of Atholl, so created 30 June 1703, as also MARQUESS OF TILLIBARDIN [sic], EARL OF STRATHTAY AND STRATHARDLE, VISCOUNT OF BALWHI...

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Sir James MacKenzie of Royston, Bart. (1671 - 1744)

Biographical Summary " The Hon. James Mackenzie, of Roystoun, co. Edinburgh , 3rd and youngest son of George Mackenzie, 1st Earl of Cromarty [S], by his first wife Anne, daughter of Sir James Sinclai...

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Archibald Campbell, 3rd Duke of Argyll MP (1682 - 1761)

Archibald Campbell, 3rd Duke of Argyll (b 06.1682, dspl 15.04.1761) Wife: Anne Whitfield (dsp 01.09.1723, dau of Major Walter Whitfield) No Children Mistress: Anne Shireburn (Mrs Williams...

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John Murray, Lord Bowhill (1650 - 1712)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John Murray (c. 1667 – 24 March 1714) was a Scottish lawyer and politician. He was a Commissioner to the Parliament of Scotland for Selkirk from 1689 to 1702...

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James Erskine, of Grange (1679 - 1754)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " James Erskine, Lord Grange (1679 – 20 January 1754) was Lord Justice Clerk and a Lord of Justiciary... ...The son of Charles Erskine, Earl of Mar, by his spo...

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Sir Alexander Ogilvy of Forglen, 1st Baronet (b. - 1727)

Biographical Summary " The Hon. Alexander Ogilvie (or Ogilvy) of Forglen , co. Banff, 2nd son of George Ogilvy, 2nd Lord Banff [S], by Agnes, daughter of Alexander Falconer, 1st Lord Halkerton [S], w...

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Sir Gilbert Elliot, 1st Baronet MP (1651 - 1718)

Biographical Summary " Sir Gilbert Elliot, of Headshaw , 2nd son of Gavin Elliot of Grange and Middlemilne, co. Roxburgh, who was 4th son of Gilbert Elliot of Stobs, co. Roxburgh, was implicated in t...

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Adam Cockburn, Lord Ormiston (1656 - 1735)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Adam Cockburn, Laird of Ormiston, Lord Ormiston (1656 – 16 April 1735), was a Scottish administrator, politician and judge. He served as Commissioner for Haddi...

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John Hay 2nd Marquess of Tweeddale (1645 - 1713)

John Hay, 2nd Marquess of Tweeddale (1645 - 20 April 1713) was a Scottish nobleman. Hay was the eldest son of John Hay, 1st Marquess of Tweeddale. In 1666, at Highgate in London, he married Lady Ma...

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John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll MP (1678 - 1743)

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Roderick MacKenzie, of Prestonhall (b. - 1712)

Biographical Summary " Roderick, of Prestonhall . Advocate 6 February 1666; Clerk of Session 1678; M.P. for the county of Cromarty 1700; Lord Justice-Clerk 1 December 1702; an Ordinary Lord of Sessio...

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James Ogilvy, 4th Earl of Findlater, 1st Earl of Seafield (1663 - 1730)

Wikipedia Entry An Historical Account of the Senators of the College of Justice: From Its Institution in MDXXXII ; by George Brunton, David Haig; 1832; Page 472

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Hugh Campbell, 3rd Earl of Loudoun (b. - 1731)

He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Campbell of Loudoun [S., 1601] in 1684. He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Tarrinzean and Mauchline [S., 1633] in 1684. He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of...

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James Douglas, 2nd Duke of Queensberry MP (1662 - 1711)

Wikipedia Entry An Historical Account of the Senators of the College of Justice: From Its Institution in MDXXXII ; by George Brunton, David Haig; 1832; Page 464

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William Douglas, 1st Duke of Queensbury MP (1637 - 1695)

Wikipedia Entry An Historical Account of the Senators of the College of Justice: From Its Institution in MDXXXII ; by George Brunton, David Haig; 1832; Page 413

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Sir Patrick Ogilvy, 8th of Boyne (b. - 1714)

Biographical Summary " OGILVY or OGILVIE, Sir PATRICK, seventh Baron of Boyne (fl. 1707), was the son of Sir Walter, sixth baron of Boyne, and succeeded his father in 1656. On 14 Oct. 1681 he was nam...

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Alexander Stuart, 5th Earl of Moray (1634 - 1701)

Knight of the Thistle Secretary of State, Scotland, 1680-88 Earl of Moray, 1653-1701 Reference: Henderson, Thomas Finlayson (1898). "Stewart, Alexander (d.1701)". In Sidney Lee. Dictionary of...

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Sir David Falconer of Newton (1639 - 1685)

Biographical Summary " Sir David of Newton , was admitted Advocate 29 June 1661, and in the same year was appointed Commissionary of Edinburgh; was appointed a Lord of Session 12 June 1676, Lord Pres...

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Archibald Campbell, 9th Earl of Argyll MP (1628 - 1685)

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John Murray, 1st Marquess of Atholl, Earl of Tullibardine MP (1631 - 1703)

Burke's Peerage Extract (full document attached) The 1st EARL OF ATHOLL's elder son, JOHN MURRAY, 2nd Earl of Athol l, 3rd Earl of Tullibardine and 1st Marquess of Athole (S), so created 17 Feb 167...

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Sir Thomas Wallace, of Craigie (1630 - 1680)

Biographical Summary " Sir Thomas Wallace of Craigie , otherwise Craigie-Wallace, as also of Newton, both in co. Ayr, 1st son of William Wallace of Failford, in that county, by Agnes, daughter of Sir...

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Charles Maitland, 3rd Earl of Lauderdale MP (c.1620 - 1691)

Maitland, 3rd Earl of Lauderdale was born before 1638. He was the son of John Maitland, 1st Earl of Lauderdale and Lady Isabel Seton. He married Elizabeth Lauder, daughter of Richard Lauder and Mary Sc...

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Charles Seton, 2nd Earl of Dunfermline MP (1615 - 1672)

Charles Seton, 2nd Earl of Dunfermline (November, 1615-May 11, 1672) was the son of Alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline (1555-1622). Charles was a Royalist during the Civil War, and was forced to ...

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Sir James Colville, Kt., of Easter Wemyss (c.1535 - 1580)

Natural son of Sir James

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James Graham, 2nd Marquess of Montrose MP (1633 - 1669)

Restored & enlarged "Mugdock Castle"

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Alexander Bruce, 2nd Earl of Kincardine (1629 - 1680)

Biographical Summary " Alexander Bruce, as second Earl of Kincardine . He was a steady royalist, was with Charles II in exile in Holland, and at the Restoration became a Pricy Councillor and Commissi...

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John Hay, 1st Marquess and 2nd Earl of Tweeddale (1625 - 1697)

Statesman and politician. The son of John Hay, 8th Lord of Yester (1593 - 1653), who became the Earl of Tweeddale in 1646, Hay was a remarkable survivor in stormy times. Initially fighting for Charles ...

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Sir John Home, Kt. MP (1624 - 1671)

Sir John HOME of RENTON was born in 1624 at Renton, Scotland and died in July 1671 in Renton. (As an aside: The present Renton didn't become Renton until 1762. At that time, it became a model village...

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John Middleton, 1st Earl of Middleton MP (1609 - 1674)

JOHN MIDDLETON, 1ST EARL OF MIDDLETON belonged to a Kincardineshire family which had held lands at Middleton since the 12th century. In early life he served as a soldier in France; later he fought ag...

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Sir James Dundas, Kt. MP (c.1620 - 1679)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir James Dundas, Lord Arniston (died 1679) was a Scottish member of parliament, and judge... ...He was son of Sir James Dundas of Arniston, Midlothian, governor of...

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John Maitland, 1st Duke and 2nd Earl of Lauderdale, 3rd Lord Thirlestane (1616 - 1682)

John Maitland, 1st Duke of Lauderdale, Jacob Huysmans, circa 1665 Sir John Maitland, 1st Duke and 2nd Earl of Lauderdale, 3rd Lord Thirlestane KG PC (24 May 1616, Lethington, East Lothian - 1682), wa...

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John Leslie, 1st Duke of Rothes (c.1630 - 1681)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John Leslie (c. 1630 – July 27, 1681), son of John Leslie, 6th Earl of Rothes, was the 7th Earl of Rothes and 1st Duke of Rothes . He was a descendant of Princ...

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James Roberton, Lord Bedlay (c.1590 - 1664)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " James Roberton, Lord Bedlay (c. 1590 – May 1664) was a Scottish advocate and judge. He was born to Archibald Roberton of Stainhall, youngest son of John Robert...

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Robert Burnett, Lord Crimond (c.1592 - 1661)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond (1592 – 24 August 1661) was a Scottish advocate and judge... ...He was the fourth son of Alexander Burnet of Leys by his wife Kat...

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Sir James Dalrymple, 1st Viscount Stair (1619 - 1695)

[ ] -------------------- By Stephen Johnson (London) Sir James Dalrymple - was born May 1619 and died 25th November 1695. He was buried on 12th December 1695 at St. Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh. He be...

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Sir James Foulis, 3rd Bart. of Colinton (b. - 1711)

Biographical Summary " Sir James Foulis, Baronet [S 1634] of Colinton , son and heir by 1st wife; was Advocate [S] 8 June 1669, and was (v.p.) a Senator of the College of Justice [S], 10 November 167...

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Sir James Foulis, 2nd Bart. of Colinton (b. - 1688)

Biographical Summary " Sir James Foulis, Baronet [S 1634] of Colinton , son and heir; was Knighted v.p. 14 November 1641; took part in the Civil Wars on the side of the King; was a member of the Comm...

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Sir Archibald Stirling, Kt. MP (c.1617 - 1668)

Biographical Summary " Sir Archibald Stirling of Garden, Knight (Lord Garden) - eldest surviving son of Sir John Stirling of Garden. He was educated at the University of Glasgow, where he matriculate...

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George MacKenzie, 1st Earl of Cromarty MP (1630 - 1714)

Biographical Summary " Sir George Mackenzie, of Tarbet, Baronet , was born at Innerteil in 1630, and was educated at the University of St Andrews and at King's College, Aberdeen, where he graduated i...

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Sir Archibald Primrose, 1st Baronet Primrose MP (1616 - 1679)

Biographical Summary " Sir Archibald Primrose of Carringham , younger son of James Primrose, Clerk of the Privy Council [S], 1602 till his death in 1641, being his 1st son by his 2nd wife, Catherine,...

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Sir John Gilmour, Kt., of Craigmiller MP (1605 - 1671)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "Sir John Gilmour of Craigmillar (1605 – 14 August 1671) was a Scottish judge, who served as Lord President of the Court of Session from 1661 to 1670. He was the...

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William Cuningham, 9th Earl of Glencairn MP (c.1610 - 1664)

From Clan Cunningham A consistent supporter of Charles 1st, the 9th Earl was obliged to forfeit his title to the Scottish Parliament, but in time when he realized the possibility of Scotland being ...

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Alexander Brodie, Lord Brodie MP (c.1617 - 1666)

Biographical Summary " Alexander Brodie of Brodie - Son and heir of David Brodie of Brodie, was born on the 25th July 1617. Was sent to England in 1628, and returned in 1632, in which year he also su...

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John Kennedy, 6th Earl of Cassilis (1611 - 1668)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John Kennedy, 6th Earl of Cassilis , PC (d. April 1668) was a Scottish peer, the son of Hew Kennedy, Master of Cassillis and Katherine Macdowall... ...He succeeded ...

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George Winram, Lord Libbertoun (b. - 1650)

Biographical Summary " WINRAM, GEORGE, Lord Libbertoun (d. 1650), Scottish judge, son of James Winram of Liberton in Midlothian, was admitted advocate on 20 Dec. 1620. He was a friend of James Hamilt...

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James Elphinstone, Lord Coupar (b. - 1669)

Biographical Summary "By charter under the Great Seal, dated 20 December 1607, King James VI erected the lands and baronies of the Cistercian Abbey of Coupar-Angus into a temporal lordship in favour ...

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Robert MakGill, Lord Foord (b. - 1651)

Biographical Summary " Robert , appointed Lord of Session 2 June 1649, with the title of Lord Foord , married Margaret Purves. He died 1651, and she died in November of the same year, leaving issue. ...

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Alexander Pearson, of Southall (b. - 1657)

Biographical Summary " PEARSON, ALEXANDER (d. 1657), lord of session, under the title of Lord Southall , is supposed to have been the son of Alexander Pearson who was one of the counsel for Lord Balm...

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Robert Bruce, Lord Broomhall MP (b. - 1652)

Robert Bruce, Lord Broonhall married Helen Skene, daughter of Sir James Skene of Curriehill. He died on 25 June 1652. He was the son of Sir George Bruce and Margaret Primrose. He was a practising...

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Sir James Hope, Kt., of Hopetoun MP (1614 - 1661)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " James Hope of Hopetoun (1614–1661), was a Scottish industrialist and politician. He was the owner of Keith Marischal." SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'Jam...

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Sir James Lockhart, of Lee (1596 - 1674)

An Historical Account of the Senators of the College of Justice: From Its Institution in MDXXXII ; by George Brunton, David Haig; 1832; Page 319

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John Elphinstone, 2nd Lord Balmerino (b. - 1648)

Biographical Summary " John, second Lord Balmerino , his father having died under attainder, did not succeed to the title, but was restored in blood and to the peerage by a letter under the Great Sea...

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Sir John Lindsey, 17th Earl of Crawford (c.1611 - 1678)

Biographical Summary " John, seventeenth Earl of Crawford , who assumed the dignity after the forfeiture of Earl Ludovic, was retoured heir to his father Robert, Lord Lindsay of the Byres, 1 October ...

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Sir Adam Hepburn of Humbie, Kt. (b. - 1658)

An Historical Account of the Senators of the College of Justice: From Its Institution in MDXXXII ; by George Brunton, David Haig; 1832; Page 311

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Archibald Johnston, Lord Warriston (1611 - 1663)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Archibald Johnston, Lord Warriston (1611–1663) was a Scottish judge and statesman... ...Archibald Johnston son of James Johnston (died 1617), a merchant burg...

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Sir Thomas Hope, Kt. MP (1606 - 1643)

Biographical Summary " Sir Thomas of Kerse and Wester Granton , born 6 August 1606, admitted Advocate 17 July 1631, and was knighted by Charles I at Innerwick 16 July 1633; sat in Parliament for Clac...

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Sir John Leslie, First Laird of Newton (b. - 1651)

Fifth son of Andrew, fourth Earl of Rothes, by his third wife, succeeded to the estate of Newton on the death of an elder brother in 1614. He appears as Lord of Articles in the Parliament of 1633; was ...

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John Campbell, 1st Earl of Loudoun (1598 - 1661)

John Campbell, 1st Earl of Loudoun1 M, #72555, b. 1598, d. 15 March 1661/62 John Campbell, 1st Earl of Loudon* by Samuel Cooper 2 John Campbell, 1st Earl of Loudoun was born in 1598.1 He was ...

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Sir Alexander, first Lord Falconer of Halkerton (c.1595 - 1671)

Eldest son of Sir Alexander Falconer of Halkertoun, by Agnes, eldest daughter of Sir David Carnegie of Colluthie. He took his seat as an Ordinary Lord in place of Lord Woodhall, deceased, on the 9th Ju...

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Archibald Douglas, 1st Earl of Ormond MP (1609 - 1655)

Archibald Douglas, 1st Earl of Ormond (1609–1655) was the eldest son of William Douglas, 1st Marquis of Douglas from whom he inherited the courtesy title of Earl of Angus. Parents: William (...

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Hon. Sir William Alexander MP (1604 - 1638)

note: Was listed as oldest ''son'' [ )] Must have been Born prior to 1604 (1590`s?) due to fact brother Sir Andrew was Born in 1590 and is listed as'' second son'' in above citation. Biographical Sum...

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Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquess of Argyll MP (c.1607 - 1661)

"Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquess of Argyll, 8th Earl of Argyll, chief of Clan Campbell, (1607 – 27 May 1661) was the de facto head of government in Scotland during most of the conflict known ...

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Sir John Hope, Kt. MP (b. - 1654)

Biographical Summary " Sir John of Craighall , following his father's profession, and was knighted and admitted an ordinary Lord of Session, taking his seat on the Bench 27 July 1632. He was, in May ...

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Sir William Alexander MP (c.1567 - 1640)

Chapter XXV. note to Curators and other interested persons; 'This link below,provides citation to 8 children of Sir William Alexander and Lady Janet Erskine The link also provides chronological order t...

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John Stewart, 1st Earl of Traquair (c.1610 - 1659)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " John Stewart, 1st Earl of Traquair (died 1659) was a Scottish statesman, the son of John Stewart, the younger, of Traquair in Peeblesshire, of a branch, originally il...

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Sir James MakGill, Viscount Oxfuird (b. - 1663)

Second son of David McGill, Lord Cranstonriddell, by Mary, daughter of Sir William Sinclair of Herdmanston, succeeded his elder brother in 1619, was created a baronet in 1627, and admitted an Ordinary ...

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Sir James Oliphant, of Newton and Murehouse (1571 - c.1648)

Biographical Summary Eldest son of Sir William Oliphant, Lord Advocate, was admitted as an Ordinary Lord on the 3rd November 1629; but resigned his seat before the 27th July 1632, when Sir John Hope ...

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