George Sutherland, 12th of Forse

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George Sutherland

Immediate Family:

Son of George Sutherland, 11th of Forse and Jean Sutherland
Father of Francis Sutherland of Forse; John Sutherland, 13th of Forse and Katharine Sinclair
Brother of Robert Sutherland of Achinarras; William Sutherland of Wester Nottingham and Giese; Captain Alexander Sutherland of Burrigill and ?Hugh Sutherland

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About George Sutherland, 12th of Forse

George Sutherland, 12th of Forse (son of George Sutherland, 11th of Forse)

George Sutherland of Forse succeeded his father, and had:--

  • 1. Francis, fiar of Forse, in 1720, who died without issue. [P. of C., 27th July 1706].
  • 2. John, afterwards of Forse.
  • 1. Katharine, who married William Sinclair of Freswick,[contr. 26 Oct 1724] with consent of her mother, Elizabeth Sinclair. In a pedigree of the family by Mr. Hughes, George Sutherland's wife is named Jean, of the family of Dun, but in the original contract of marriage of her daughter Katharine, it is certain that her name was Elizabeth.[Barrock charter-chest].

Sources: Henderson, J. (1884) Caithness Family History. Edinburgh: David Douglas. Page 7 No. 35

(35) George Sutherland of Forse 12th, living 1706, had two sons:

  • 35(a) Francis Sutherland, died v.p.
  • 35(b) John (No. 36).