Humphrey Crichton, of Bagthrop

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Humphrey Crichton, of Bagthrop

Birthplace: Cairns, Mid Calder, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: after 1416
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir William de Crichton of Sanquhar, 1st Laird of Sanquhar; Isabel de Ros and [Possibly] Isabella de Crichton
Husband of Margaret Crichton
Brother of Sir John Crichton of that Ilk; Stephen Crichton of Cairns; Edward Crichton, 2nd Laird of Sanquhar; Thomas de Crichton and Sir Stephen de Crichton, of Cairns

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About Humphrey Crichton, of Bagthrop


From The Scots Peerage: Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas ..., Volume 3 edited by James Balfour Paul Page 56. GoogleBooks

William De Crichton, dominus ejusdem, succeeded prior to 1357, acquired Dryfesdale prior to 1361, Brunstane and Welchton in 1373, and Bradewood in 1375. He was dead prior to 1393, having had issue—

  • 1. Sir John, his successor.
  • 2. Stephen, of the Carnis or Cairns. (See Crichton, Earlof Caithness.) 1 Registrum Honoris de Morton, ii, 189. 2 Ibid., 192. 3 Sub. tit. Frendraught. , Heraldic Ms., M. 5 Laing Carters, 1212.
  • 3. Humphrey, who, circa 1416, received from his brother Sir John a charter of the lands of Bagthrop, the Byres, and others, in the holding of Carruthers in Annandale.1
  • 4. Thomas.
  • 5. Edward.

It seems probable that Thomas and Edward were the children of a second marriage.


  • Histories of Scottish families > Genealogy of the earls of Erne > (28) Page 10 Digital Image does not list Humphrey of Bagthrop.
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Cairns, Mid Calder, Midlothian, Scotland
Age 86