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Alexander Ferguson of Craigdarroch

Also Known As: "Alexander Furgusson of Craigdarroch"
Birthdate: (63)
Birthplace: Craigdarroch, Dumfrieshire, Scotland
Death: March 8, 1749 (63)
York County, Virginia, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of LTC John Ferguson, 13th Laird of Craigdarroch and Elizabeth McGhie
Husband of Anna 'Annie' Laurie
Father of Jean Riddle; Daniel Ferguson; Colonel Robert 'John' Ferguson, I; James William Fergusson of Craigdarroch; Robert Fergusson and 1 other
Brother of Grissel Ferguson; John Ferguson; William Ferguson; Robert Ferguson and Elizabeth Eason

Managed by: Richard Arthur Neary
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About Alexander Ferguson of Craigdarroch

ALEXANDER FERGUSSON OF CRAIGDARROCH

Fergusson DNA Project: The Lairds of Craigdarroch and Alexander Fergusson and Annie Laurie

 

Genealogical Accounts

  1. Sir Bernard Burke, A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed. (London : Harrison 1879), Vol I. page 554
  2. Fergusson DNA Project: The Lairds of Craigdarroch
  3. Alexander Fergusson and Annie Laurie

Alexander & Laurie's children are:

  1. Jean b. May 29, 1711
  2. James b. Jan 10, 1713; d. Dec 19, 1771, Stenhouse
  3. Elizabeth b. 14 Apr ~1714; d. young
  4. Robert Fergusson, Merchant b.~1715; d. between 1791-1798

Note

Alexander of Craigdarroch was most likely NOT Nancy Ferguson Purvines paternal great-grandfather; her great-grandfather was more likely to have Alexander Ferguson, a Scotch Tory possibly from Balyonkan, fled from Scotland to Virginia in 1716.

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Alexander Ferguson of Craigdarroch's Timeline

1685
November 3, 1685
Craigdarroch, Dumfrieshire, Scotland
1700
1700
Age 14
Ayr, South Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1711
May 29, 1711
Age 25
(Scotland)
1712
1712
Age 26
Scotland
1713
1713
Age 27
1715
1715
Age 29
1749
March 8, 1749
Age 63
York County, Virginia, Colonial America
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