Sir James Foulis of Woodhall, 7th Baronet Foulis, of Colinton

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James Foulis, of Woodhall, 7th Baronet Foulis, of Colinton

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Death: May 02, 1842 (71)
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Son of William Foulis, of Woodhall and unknown Foulis
Husband of Agnes Foulis
Father of Dr. John Foulis; Sir William Liston Foulis of Woodhall, 8th Baronet Foulis, of Colinton; Thomasina Agnes Low and Jane White

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About Sir James Foulis of Woodhall, 7th Baronet Foulis, of Colinton

Biographical Summary

"Sir James Foulis, Baronet [S 1634] of Woodhall, co. Edinburgh, 6th cousin and heir male being youngest son of William Foulis of Woodhall by daughter of Campbell of Carsebank, co. Forfar; which William (b. 6 Nov. 1732, d. June 1796), was only son of John Foulis of Woodhall (b. 25 Feb. 1709, d. Dec. 1732), son of William Foulis, also of Woodhall, Advocate [S], 1700 (b. 20 May 1674, d. June 1737), who was youngest son of of John Foulis, 1st Baronet [S 1661] of Ravelstoun (the purchaser, in 1701, of the estate of Woodhall where he died 5 August 1707, in his 70th year), who was son and heir of George Foulis of Ravelstoun (b. 6 April 1606), son and heir of George Foulis, Master of the Mint [S], the purchaser of the estate of Ravelstoun (d. 28 May 1663, aged 64), who was younger brother of Sir James Foulis of Colinton, the father of the 1st Baronet [S 1634], both being sons of James Foulis of Colinton, by Agnes, daughter and heir of Robert Heriot of Lumphoy. He was born 9 September 1700, and having first succeded to his paternal estate of Woodhall, subsequently succeeded to the Baronetcy in 1825. He married 29 August 1810, Agnes, 1 st daughter of John Grieve of Edinburgh. He died 2 May 1842, aged 71, at Woodhall house. His widow is said to have died in 1870."

SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1900; Vol. II, page 402

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Sir James Foulis of Woodhall, 7th Baronet Foulis, of Colinton's Timeline

1770
September 9, 1770
1812
July 27, 1812
Age 41
1816
1816
Age 45
1842
May 2, 1842
Age 71
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