Sir James Foulis, Kt., of Colinton

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James Foulis, II

Also Known As: "James de Foulis"
Birthplace: Colinton, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: circa 1548 (53-69)
Colinton, Midlothian, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of James Foulis and Margaret Henderson
Husband of Catherine Foulis
Father of Henry Foulis, of Colinton
Half brother of William Foulis

Managed by: Douglas John Nimmo
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About Sir James Foulis, Kt., of Colinton

Sir James Foulis (died 1549), was a Scottish judge.

Foulis was the son and heir of James de Foulis of Edinburgh (a skinner) and his wife Margaret, who was herself herself the daughter of Sir James Henderson of Fordell, Fifeshire, Lord Advocate to James IV of Scotland. In 1519 he acquired from the Master of Glencairn the lands of Colinton. Thereafter his family would incorporate Colinton into their names.

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Colinton, Midlothian, Scotland
Age 26
Colinton, Edinburgh, Scotland
Age 61
Colinton, Midlothian, Scotland
Senator of College of Justice