John Pringle, Lord Haining

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John Pringle, Lord Haining

Birthdate: (80)
Death: August 19, 1754 (76-84)
Immediate Family:

Son of Andrew Pringle, of Clifton and Violet Rutherford
Husband of Anne Murray
Father of John Pringle, of Haining; Robert Pringle; Violet Pringle; Elianora Pringle; Andrew Pringle, Lord Alemore and 1 other
Brother of Mark Pringle, of Clifton

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About John Pringle, Lord Haining

Biographical Summary

"PRINGLE, John (c.1674-1754), of Haining, Selkirk - b. c.1674, 2nd s. of Andrew Pringle of Clifton, Roxburgh by Violet, da. of John Rutherford of Edgerston, Roxburgh. educ. ?Edinburgh Univ. 1688; adv. 1698; ?Utrecht. m. 22 Nov. 1713, Anne, da. of Sir James Murray, M.P. [S], of Philiphaugh, Selkirk, Lord Philiphaugh, S.C.J., ld. clerk register, sis. of John Murray of Philiphaugh, 3s. 3da...

...Commr. of the equivalent 1707-13 Jan. 1715; one of the keepers of the signet [S] 1711-13; ld. of session, Lord Haining, 1729-d...

...Pringle, whose father bought Haining for him in 1701, was re-elected in 1715 for Selkirkshire on the interest of his brother-in-law, John Murray, its hereditary sheriff. Absent from the division on the septennial bill in 1716, he voted with the Administration in all other recorded divisions, including that on Lord Cadogan, 4 June 1717. He retained his seat for Selkirkshire until his elevation to the bench in 1729...

...He died 19 Aug. 1754."

SOURCE: The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970

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John Pringle, Lord Haining's Timeline

May 3, 1718
Age 44
Selkirk, Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
July 28, 1719
Age 45
Selkirk, Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
September 16, 1724
Age 50
Selkirk, Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
August 20, 1726
Age 52
Selkirk, Scottish Borders, Scotland, United Kingdom
August 19, 1754
Age 80