William Abernethy, 1st of Saltoun

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William Abernethy

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Birthplace: Abernethy, Fifeshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Laurence Abbott, Sir and Devorgilla de Galloway
Husband of Margaret Abernethy
Father of William Abernethy, 2nd of Saltoun

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About William Abernethy, 1st of Saltoun

William DE ABERNETHY

  • Birth: 1223 in Abernethy, Perthshire, Scotland
  • Death: 1290 in Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland
  • Father: Sir Laurence DE ABERNETHY b: 1175 in Abernethy, Perthshire, Scotland
  • Mother: DEVORGUILLA b: 1197 in Galloway, Perthshire, Scotland

Marriage

  1. 1 MARGARET b: 1231 in Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland Married: 1251 in Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland

Children

  1. William DE ABERNETHY b: 1252 in Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland

In 1288 Sir William de Abernethy, the first of the family styled of Saltoun, and Sir Patrick de Abernathy, lay in wait for Duncan earl of Fife, one of the regents of the kingdom during the minority of Margaret of Norway, at Potpollock, and murdered him. William was seized by Sir Andrew Moray of Bothwell and condemned to perpetual imprisonment, and Patrick fled into France and died there. (Fordun.)


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William Abernethy, 1st of Saltoun's Timeline

1222
1222
Abernethy, Fifeshire, Scotland
1252
1252
Age 30
Saltoun, West Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
1290
1290
Age 68
Saltoun, East Lothian, Scotland