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Thomas Borthwick

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Son of Andreas
Husband of Alison Bell
Father of Thomas de Borthwick, II and Sir William Borthwick, Kt.

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THOMAS BORTHWICK (aka THOMAS OF BORTHWICK)

An ancestry has not been identified for Thomas Borthwick (aka Thomas of Borthwick), although, according to the tradition of the Borthwick family, they are descended from a Livonian Knight named Andreas Burtick, who was attached to the Court of Hungary. National Records of Scotland, Papers of the Borthwick Family reference GD1/1404 Andreas is said to have come to Scotland in the company of Edgar the Aetheling and his sister Margaret. [George Way of Plean and RomillySquire, Scottish Clan and Family Encyclopedia (harper Collins Publishers, 1994, pp. 74-5 for the Borthwick Family] Edgar died in about 1126 Wikipedia: Edgar the Aetheling and his sister Margaret, afterwards Saint Margaret of Scotland, died on 16 November 1093. Saint Margaret of Scotland

Thomas Borthwick (aka Thomas of Gordon) had a charter for the half-lands of Ligertwood from John of Gordon of that Ilk. The charter is undated but it belongs to the period 1357 X 1367. According to Sir James Balfour Paul, Thomas of Borthwick died before 1368 when William Borthwick is noticed in possession of the lands of Catcune in Midlothian. The Scots Peerage

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Borthwick, Midlothian, Scotland
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