Robert Dundas, of Arniston

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Robert Dundas, of Arniston

Death: Died in Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Borthwick, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Dundas, Lord Arniston and Margaret Sinclair
Husband of Elizabeth Watson and Anne Gordon
Father of Rt. Hon. Robert Dundas of Arniston; Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville and Henrietta Dundas
Brother of Martha Dundas; Margaret Hamilton and Katherine Dundas

Managed by: George J. Homs
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About Robert Dundas, of Arniston

Wikipedia Biographical Summary

"Robert Dundas of Arniston, the elder (1685–1753) was a Scottish judge...

...Robert Dundas was the second son of Robert Dundas, Lord Arniston, a judge of the court of session, who died in 1726, by Margaret, daughter of Sir Robert Sinclair of Stevenson, was born on 9 December 1685...

...Dundas married, twice. In 1712, Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Robert Watson of Muirhouse, who, with four of his children, died in January 1734 of small-pox, and by her he had a son, Robert, afterwards lord president, and other children...

...On 3 June 1734, he married Anne, daughter of Sir William Gordon, bart., of Invergordon, by whom he had five sons and a daughter. One of these sons, Henry, was treasurer of the navy and 1st Viscount Melville."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'Robert Dundas of Arniston, the elder', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 28 October 2012, 20:37 UTC, <,_the_elder&oldid=520318356> [accessed 12 November 2012]

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Robert Dundas, of Arniston's Timeline

July 18, 1713
Age 28
Midlothian, Scotland
April 28, 1742
Age 57
August 26, 1753
Age 68
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
August 31, 1753
Age 68
Borthwick, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom