Alexander Burnet, 7th of Leys

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Alexander Burnet

Also Known As: "Burnet", "Burnett", "Burnard"
Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Leys, Kincardineshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
Death: October 1529 (74)
Leys, Kincardineshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Burnett, 1st baron, 6th of Ley and Elizabeth Forbes
Husband of Janet Burnet (Gardine)
Father of Alexander Burnet, 8th of Leys; Rev Duncan Burnet, Prebend of Aberdeen; Christian Burnet and Christian Burnet
Brother of Andrew Burnet and Christian Comyn

Occupation: 7th Laird of Leys
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About Alexander Burnet, 7th of Leys

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Alexander Burnet of Leys:

Alexander Burnet of Leys [1]

  • M, #189710
  • Last Edited=30 Apr 2006

Alexander Burnet of Leys married Janet Gardine.[1]

He is the son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Elizabeth Forbes.[1]

Children of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Janet Gardine

  • 1. Alexander Burnet of Leys+[1]
  • 2. Duncan Burnet [1]


  • 1. [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 592. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

Laird 1505 - 1529

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Alexander Burnet, 7th of Leys's Timeline

Leys, Kincardineshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
Age 25
Leys, Kincardineshire, Scotland
Age 27
Leys, Kincardine, Scotland
October 1529
Age 74
Leys, Kincardineshire, Scotland, (Present UK)