Sir William Lockhart of Lee, Kt.

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William Lockhart of Lee, Kt.

Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: Lee Castle, Auchenglen, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Death: June 1675 (50-58)
France
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir James Lockhart of Lee and Martha Douglas
Husband of Robina Lockhart
Father of John Lockhart of Lee; Richard Lockhart of Lee; James Lockhart of Lee; Julius Lockhart; Martha Lockhart and 2 others
Brother of Anne / Anna Lockhart; Sir John Lockhart of Castlehill, Lord Castlehill; Robert Lockhart and Sir George Lockhart, Lord Carnwath

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About Sir William Lockhart of Lee, Kt.

COLONEL SIR WILLIAM LOCKHART OF LEE

Marriage

Colonel Sir William Lockhart of Lee married Robina Seuster on 22 Feb 1654. They were married at Saint Martin In The Fields, Westminster, London, England. Marriages at St. Martin in the Fields

Evidence from the National Records of Scotland

1681: Process. Dame Robina Senster alias Lockhart relict of Col William Lockhart of Lee for herself and her children Richard, John, James and Martha against her eldest son Cromwell Lockhart of Lee. (5 papers). National Records of Scotland, Supplementary Warrants and Parliamentary Papers, reference PA7/11

Wikipedia Biographical Summary

"Sir William Lockhart of Lee (1621–1675), after fighting on the side of Charles I in the English Civil War, attached himself to Oliver Cromwell, whose niece he married, and who later appointed Lockhart commissioner for the administration of justice in Scotland in 1652. He was also the English ambassador at the French court in 1656, where he greatly distinguished himself by his successful diplomacy. He also served at the Battle of the Dunes...

...He was the eldest son of James Lockhart of Lee (d. 1674). Sir George Lockhart (Lord Advocate) (c. 1630-1689) who was lord-advocate in Cromwell's time, was the second son of Sir James."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'William Lockhart of Lee', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 4 April 2012, 16:21 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=William_Lockhart_of_Lee&oldid=485549539>

Sir William Lockhart of Lee (1621–1675), after fighting on the side of Charles I in the English Civil War, attached himself to Oliver Cromwell, whose niece he married, and who later appointed Lockhart commissioner for the administration of justice in Scotland in 1652. He was also the English ambassador at the French court in 1656, where he greatly distinguished himself by his successful diplomacy. He also served at the Battle of the Dunes

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Sources 1.[S280] Stirnet Genealogy, Peter Barns-Graham, Stewart05: The Scots Peerage (Stewart of Blantyre) (Reliability: 3)

2.[S280] Stirnet Genealogy, Peter Barns-Graham, Henderson01 (Reliability: 3)



            
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