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Robina Lockhart

Birthdate:
Death: 1741
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir William Lockhart of Lee, Kt. and Robina Lockhart
Wife of Archibald Douglas, 1st Earl of Forfar
Mother of Archibald Douglas, 2nd Earl of Forfar
Sister of John Lockhart of Lee; Richard Lockhart of Lee; James Lockhart of Lee; Julius Lockhart; Martha Lockhart and 1 other

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About Robina Lockhart

ROBINA LOCKHART

Robina Lockhart is the daughter of Sir William Lockhart of Lee and his second wife Robina Shouster. Stirnet: Lockhart 03 She married Archibald Douglas, Earl of Forfar. Lord Wandell and Hartsyde. When her husband died on 23 December 1712 aged fifty-nine she errected a monument to his memory in the aisle of the church of Bothwell. She survivedthe death of her husband until 1741. She and her husband had one child, a son named Archibald, who succeeded as the second earl of Forfar. The Scots Peerage, Volume IV., pp. 77-8

Children

  1. Archibald Douglas, 2nd Earl of Forfar

Evidence from the National Records of Scotland

3 June 1738: Deed of bequest by Robina, Countess of Forfar (daughter of Sir William Lockhart of Lee, bart.), to William Earl of Aberdeen, her cousin, dated at Bothwell Castle, 3 June 1738. The Countess directs Mr. George Sinclair, advocate, Mr. James Bogle, solicitor to the Exchequer, Mr. Charles Morthland, professor of Oriental Languages in the University of Glasgow, or any two of them that shall survive her "To deliver to the said William, Earl of Aberdeen or to his order within six weeks after our death the following pictures now belonging to us in our house of Bothwell Castle, vizt. The picture of our dear Father and Mother, Sir William Lockhart of Lee and his Lady, the picture of her late sacred Majesty Queen Mary of ever blessed memory, the picture of the Right Honourable Archibald the first Earl of Forfar, our dear Husband, together with our own picture, and the picture of out dear sister, Mrs. Martha Lockhart, and that within six weeks after our decease, all which pictures we desire the said Earl of Aberdeen to accept of us as a small token of our esteem and regard for him, and to keep them as his own, except the pictures of our father and mother, which we desire his Lordship to give to our nephew John Lockhart of Lee, in case of male heirs of the said John Lockhart's own body, and in no other case whatsoever, and we appoint the said George Sinclair, James Bogle, and Charles Morthland, or any two of them, to take a receipt from the said Earl of Aberdeen of the said pictures in the terms above written". National Records of Scotland, Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, reference GD33/62/14

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