Alexander Morrison, of Prestongrange

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Alexander Morrison, of Prestongrange

Birthdate: (52)
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Midlothian, , Scotland
Death: Died in Preston, Berwickshire, , Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of John Morrison and Katherine Margaret Preston
Husband of Eleanor Morrisson
Father of Lady Bethia Spottiswoode (Morrison); Catherine Morrison and Sir Alexander Morrison of Preston Grange

Occupation: of Prestongrange, A Senator of the College of Justice.
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About Alexander Morrison, of Prestongrange

Son of John Morison one of the bailies of Edinburgh by Katherine, daughter of Sir John Preston, Lord President. Being bred to the bar, he was admitted advocate on the 25th January 1604, and an Ordinary Lord on the 14th February 1626. Lord Prestongrange was elected Rector of the University of Edinburgh in 1627, and attended before the Town Council to give his oath de fideli, but according to Crawford, nothing more came of it. He died at Prestongrange on the 20th September 1631, in the fifty second year of his age.

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Alexander Morrison, of Prestongrange's Timeline

Edinburgh, Midlothian, , Scotland
Age 30
East Lothian, , Scotland
Age 36
June 6, 1616
Age 37
Haddington, East Lothian, , Scotland
September 20, 1631
Age 52
Preston, Berwickshire, , Scotland