Colonel Alexander Murray of Drumdewan

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Alexander Murray

Birthplace: Scotland
Death: Died in Killed at Bommel
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir William Murray of Tullibardine and Agnes Murray
Brother of Sir John Murray, 1st Earl of Tullibardine; Patrick Murray, Dollery; James Murray, Kelach; Marion Murray; Isabel Murray and 2 others

Managed by: Douglas John Nimmo
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About Colonel Alexander Murray of Drumdewan Page 20 No.97c

(97) Sir William Murray of Tullibardine, died 16th March 1582-83. (B-p states 1583) He was served heir to his grandfather 8th April 1530. His Will recorded 28th May 1599 (Edinburgh). He was Controller of Scotland from 1566 till shortly before his death. He married, before 27th May 1547, Agnes Graham, daughter of William, second Earl of Montrose, and had issue:

  • 97(a) Sir John (No. 98 below).
  • 97(b) Captain William Murray of Pitcairly, living 1618.
  • 97(c) Colonel Alexander Murray of Drumdewan. He was in the Dutch service, and was killed at Bommel 19th May 1599.
  • 97(d) Sir Mungo, ancestor of Murray of Blebo (No. 127 below).
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Colonel Alexander Murray of Drumdewan's Timeline

May 19, 1599
Killed at Bommel
In Dutch service