Andrew Leslie, of Glanderston

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“The family of Leslie of Bucharn is descended from the Wardis branch of the family of Leslie, Barons of Balquhain.

“I. Andrew Leslie, first Goodman of Bucharn, was the fourth son of John Leslie, second Baron of Wardis, and his eldest son my his fourth wife, Agnes Gordon of Haddo. He married Violet Menzies, daughter of Thomas Menzies of Pitfoddles, Provost of Aberdeen from 1525 to 1535, and by her had twelve sons, named after the twelve Apostles, and six daughters. Of these children there is record only of the following: --

“ I. Andrew, who succeeded to the lands of Bucharn. “ II. Bartholomew, who married, first, Marjory Dun of Kettle, and had a son, Robert, and a daughter, Isabella. He married, secondly, Elizabeth Garioch of Carstairs, by whom he had two sons, Alexander and William. “ III. Philip, who sent to France, and was progenitor of the Leslies of Clisson there, of whom hereafter."