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  • Reverend John Somerville, Minister of the Gospel at Ednam (deceased)
    REVEREND MR. JOHN SOMERVILLE Minister of the Gospel at Ednam in Roxburghshire Genealogy The Scots Peerage VIII: 22 Fasti of the Church of Scotland II: 68-9
  • Andrew Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam (deceased)
    ANDREW EDMONSTONE OF THAT ILK AND EDNAM======Marriage=== Andrew Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam married Elizabeth Paterson. Duntreath He and his wife had signature of the lands of Ednam on 1 July 1687...
  • Andrew Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam (b. - bef.1615)
    ANDREW EDMONSTONE OF THAT ILK AND EDNAM=== Andrew Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam, here treated, is the eldest son and heir of Sir John Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam. Laing Charters: 1083 ===Marria...
  • Sir John Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam (b. - bef.1630)
    SIR JOHN EDMONSTONE OF THAT ILK AND EDNAM=== Sir John Edmonstone of that Ilk and Edam, here treated, is the son of Andrew Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam and the grandson of John Edmonstone of Edmonst...
  • John Edmonstone, Tutor of Edmonstone (deceased)
    JOHN EDMONSTONE=== Tutor Dative to Sir James Edmonstone of that Ilk and Ednam 'John Edmonstone, here treated, is not mentioned in Sir Archibald Edmonstone's history of the family, Duntreath or in Stirn...

People Connected to Roxburghshire

Historic County of Scotland

Image right - Roxburghshire within Scotland in 1890

See also

Roxburghshire Main Page
Roxburghshire - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards
Historic Buildings of Roxburghshire

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  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Roxburghshire to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of Roxburghshire Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to Roxburghshire can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to Roxburghshire can be linked the following groups.

Clans

  • Belshes
  • Borthwick
  • Chisholm
  • Cumming
  • Kerr
  • Young

Historical and Political people

- accommodated by the project Historical Roxburghshire (Link to follow) which covers the History of Roxburghshire and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please visit Roxburghshire - Famous People and add them to the listing there.

Emigrants

People from Roxburghshire who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Roxburghshire families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.


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Heads of Roxburghshire Families on Geni

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