Sir David Livingston, 5th of Dunipace

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David Livingston, Bt.

Also Known As: "1st Lord of Dunipace", "of Polmont and Bantaskine"
Birthplace: Scotland
Death: Died in Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John Livingston, 4th of Dunipace and Margaret Colville
Husband of Barbara Forrester and Barbara Forester
Father of Sir John Livingston, 6th of Dunipace; Anna Livingston; Alexander Livingston; William Livingston; Margaret Livingston and 1 other
Brother of Elizabeth Livingstone and Margaret Livingstone

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About Sir David Livingston, 5th of Dunipace

Biographical Summary

"David, fifth of Dunipace, had a charter of these lands, 18th February, 1620. He was in Parliament in 1621...

...He was created a baronet of Nova Scotia, 30th May, 1625, and received a grant of land which Sir William Alexander of Menstrie (afterwards Earl of Stirling), the locum tenes, resigned...

...These lands were erected into the barony of Livingstone-Dunipace. During the last few years of his life, Sir David must have lost most of his property, as his son inherited nothing from him, and soes not appear to assumed the baronetcy...

...Sir David married Margaret Forrester, sister to Sir James Forrester of Garden, and had a son, John, who succeeded him, and two daughters, Margaret and Anna. Sir David died in Scotland about 1634 while employed in the King's palace."

SOURCE: Lands and lairds of Larbert and Dunipace parishes, 1908, page 95

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