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Elspit Ruthven

Birthplace: probably at Brechin, Angus, Scotland (United Kingdom)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Alexander Ruthven and Isobel Read
Sister of William Ruthven and Margaret Ruthven

Managed by: Susan Lynne Schwenger
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About Elspit Ruthven


Bogus Genealogy

Elspit Ruthven, here treated, has been misidentified as the daughter of William Ruthven, or William Alexander Ruthven, and Isobel Reid, in at least two pedigrees published by MyHeritage

The Question of Identity

Elspit Ruthven, here treated, is the daughter of Alexander Ruthven and Isobell Read. She was born before 12 January 1647, the date upon which her baptism was registered at Brechin in Angus, Scotland. [National Records of Scotland, Brechin Baptisms, 1612-71, reference OPR.275/1[

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Elspit Ruthven's Timeline

January 12, 1647
probably at Brechin, Angus, Scotland
January 12, 1647
Brechin, Angus, Scotland