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Sir Alexander Abercrombie, MP, 1st Baronet of Birkenbog MP (c.1603 - 1684)

He was the first Baronet of Birkenbog, and he was created Baronet of Nova Scotia on February 20, 1636. (This was a money-making scheme. There were 122 barons of Nova Scotia made before 1639. The barons...

Sir Alexander Abercromby, 12th of Pitmeddan, Royal 'Grand Falconer' MP (c.1578 - c.1666)

Was the Grand Falconer of Charles I and James VI . : William of Abercromby in Fife did homage to King Edward I of England in 1626. His line became extinct in the middle of the seventeenth century, i...

Alexander Abercrombie (Abercromby), of Townie, Pitmedden, Birkenbog MP (c.1510 - d.)

Alexander Abercrombie was born in 1510 in Pittmedin, Ardin, Abershire, Scotland. He married Elizabeth Lesley (or Leslie) of Pitcaple , born in 1513. Note that the birth dates of Alexander and Elizabeth...

Alexander Abercrombie (Abercromby), of Pitmedden MP (1484 - 1505)

√ Burke's Peerage - page 7 Volume 1 107th edition "Alexander Abercromby; m Marjorie Mowat and d by 2 May 1505,"

Alexander Abercromby, of Birkenbog MP (c.1539 - c.1593)

Col. Alexander Abercrombie (Abercromby), MP of Tullibody MP (1784 - 1853)

Colonel Alexander Abercromby (1784–1853) was a senior British Army officer and latterly for a short time a Member of Parliament. Alexander Abercromby was the youngest son of Sir Ralph Abercromby, ...

Alexander Abercrombie (Abercromby), 2nd of Glassaugh MP (c.1650 - c.1691)

Only son, died in the lifetime of his father John Abercromby (source: )

Alexander Abercromby, 1st of Tullibody MP (1675 - 1753)

Alexander Abercrombie, 1st of Tullibody, was the second son of Sir Alexander Abercromby (1608-84), 1st baronet of Birkenbog. and his third wife, Elizabeth, dau of Sir James Baird of Auchmeddan. He sett...

Alexander Abercromby (Abercrombie), of Fetterneir MP (deceased)

Elizabeth Abercromby of Carse MP (deceased)

George Abercrombie (Abercromby), of Pitmedden, Ley & Birkenbog MP (c.1512 - c.1552)

√ Burke's Peerage - page 7 Volume 1 107th edition "George Abercromby of Pitmeddon, whose lands were by charter 18 Feb 1512/3 erected into a barony; , 1st Christina Barclay; m 2nd c 29 Oct 1833 Marg...

George Abercromby, MP, 2nd Baron Abercromby MP (1770 - 1843)

George Abercromby, 2nd Baron Abercromby (14 October 1770 – 15 February 1843) was a Scottish lawyer, politician and peer. The eldest son of Lt.-Gen. Sir Ralph Abercromby and Mary Abercromby, 1st Baron...

George Abercromby, 2nd of Tullibody MP (bef.1705 - 1800)

(go to site to see photos and history of houses/estates) Abercromby, George (1705-1800) of Tullibody House, advocate. Elder son of Alexander Abercromby of Tullibody (1675-1753) and his wife Mary, dau ...

Helen Abercromby (Abercrombie), of Tullibody MP (bef.1713 - c.1791)


uncertain parentage James Abercrombie (Abercromby), of Pitmedden (& Birkenbog) MP (b. - 1513)

A branch of the Abercrombys of Abercromby in Fife, whose direct line ended in the 17th century, acquired lands at Petmathen in Oyne (Aberdeenshire) in the 15th century, and James Abercromby purchased...

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Gen. James Abercromby (Abercrombie) MP (1706 - 1781)

General James Abercrombie or Abercromby (1706 – April 23, 1781) was a British Army general and commander-in-chief of forces in North America during the French and Indian War, best known for the disas...

James Abercrombie (Abercromby), of Pitmedden, Ley & Birkenbog MP (c.1515 - c.1547)

√ Burke's Peerage - page 7 Volume 1 107th edition James Abercromby of Pitmedden; put in possession vp by charter 13 July 1527; m 1st Marjory Hay; m 2nd after 9 July 1540 Elizabeth, dau of Gilbert G...

James Abercrombie, of Laurens SC [uncertain parentage] MP (1706 - 1781)

Note from Curator (Pam Wilson, Dec 2019): The parentage of this James Abercrombie (or Abercromby), who settled in Laurens District of South Carolina, is uncertain, as are the names of his wife/wives (m...

James Abercrombie (Abercromby), MP, 2nd Baronet of Birkenbog MP (aft.1668 - 1734)

According to Burke's, had ten sons and 5 daughters. [However, where is a listing of them?] Born in 1668, the 2nd Baronet of Birkenbog in Banffshire, Scotland. In 1705 in Fife, Scotland, he married Ma...

Hon. James Abercrombie (Abercromby), 1st Baron Dunfermline, MP of Spring Gardens MP (1776 - 1858)

Biographical Summary James Abercromby, 1st Baron Dunfermline PC (7 November 1776 – 17 April 1858), was a British barrister and Whig politician. He served as Speaker of the House of Commons between 18...

Col. James Abercrombie (Abercromby), killed at Bunker Hill MP (1732 - 1775)

Colonel James Abercrombie (1732 – 23 June 1775) was a British army officer who died during the American Revolutionary War. There is much uncertainty about Abercrombie's family. He may have been...

James Abercromby, MP of Brucefield, and Colonial Agent in the Carolinas MP (1707 - bef.1775)

James Abercromby (or Abercrombie), colonial agent and member of Parliament, was born in Tullibody, Clackmannanshire, Scotland. He was the third son of Alexander Abercromby, M.P. There were many branche...

James Abercrombie (Abercromby), of Pitmedden, Ley & Birkenbog MP (1557 - 1593)

Sir John Abercrombie (Abercromby), MP of Tullibody MP (1772 - 1817)

General Sir John Abercromby or Abercrombie GCB (2 April 1772 – 14 February 1817) served as a British soldier. The second son of Sir Ralph Abercromby, he entered the army in 1786 as an ensign in the 7...

Mary Abercromby (Gordon), of Straloch MP (1664 - 1742)

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Sir Ralph Abercrombie (Abercromby), 3rd of Tullibody MP (1734 - 1801)

Sir Ralph Abercromby KB (sometimes spelt Abercrombie) (7 October 1734 – 28 March 1801) was a Scottish soldier and politician. He rose to the rank of lieutenant-general in the British Army, was noted ...

Sir Robert John Abercrombie (Abercromby), 5th of Birkenbog MP (1784 - 1855)

Biographical Summary " Sir Robert Abercromby, Baronet [S 1636] of Birkenbog and Forglen House , son and heir, born 4 February 1784; M.P. for Banffshire, 1812-18; succeeded to the Baronetcy, 18 July 18...

Walter Abercrombie (Abercromby), of Brakenhills MP (c.1609 - d.)

... Abercromby (1640 - 1697)

Adam Abercromby (1846 - 1848)

Adam Abercromby (1849 - d.)

Adèle Wilhelmine Marika von Heidenstern (deceased)

Agnes Abercromby (deceased)

Aletta Elizabeth Abercromby, b1 (1821 - 1875)


Alexander Abercromby (deceased)

Alexander Abercromby (deceased)

Alexander Abercromby, Lord Abercromby (1745 - 1795)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Alexander Abercromby, Lord Abercromby FRSE (1745–1795) was a Scottish advocate, judge and essayist... ...Abercromby was born in Clackmannanshire on 15 October 1745, t...

Alexander Abercromby, b3 (1838 - 1904)

Doctor of Medicine (University of Edinburgh,1860); Licentiate of the Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow (1860); Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Feb 3rd, 1883 - see Sour...

Alexander Abercromby (Abercrombie) (1758 - 1804)

From ScotlandsPeople website - birth record: ABERCROMBIE, ALEXANDER; (parents) HENRY ABERCROMBIE/MARGARET URE FR1137 (FR1137); M; (d.o.b.) 05/02/1758; (parish no.) 488/; (ref.) 30 293; (parish) St Nin...

Alexander Abercrombie (Abercromby) (deceased)

Alexander Abercrombie (Abercromby) (bef.1707 - d.)


Alexander Abercromby (1705 - d.)

Alexandra Shirreff Abercromby (c.1868 - d.)

Allen Carswel Abercromby (1862 - 1904)

Master Andrew Abercromby (deceased)

M[ASTE]R ANDREW ABERCROMBY Mr. Andrew Abercromby married Agnes Crichton, the widow of William Ruthven of Ballindean. The Scots Peerage, Volume IV, p. 101

Anne Cameron (Abercromby) (1775 - 1844)

Anne Abercromby (1825 - d.)

Aubrey Frere Abercromby (1889 - 1937)

Barbara Stevens (Abercromby) (b. - 2010)

Beatrice Janet Abercromby (Temple Frere) (b. - 1909)

Catherine Abercromby (b. - 1841)

Honourable Catherine Abercromby (deceased)

Cavendish Douglas Abercromby (1858 - 1941)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother Douglas Charles Abercromby by SmartCopy : Mar 4 2015, 10:01:02 UTC

Christiana Abercromby (1841 - 1849)

Constance Helena Abercromby (1829 - 1872)

David James Abercromby (1837 - 1918)

Diamond Evelyn Violet Abercromby (Hardinge) (1900 - 1927)

Doris Helena Abercromby (Oldaker) (deceased)

Douglas Charles Abercromby (1860 - 1915)

Eddie Abercromby (deceased)

Hon. Edla Louisa Montague Nasos (Abercromby) (1877 - d.)

Elda Louisa Montague Abercromby (1877 - d.)

Elizabeth Abercromby (deceased)

Elizabeth Baird (Abercromby) (c.1687 - 1756)

Elizabeth Abercromby d. 12 April 1756 Elizabeth Abercromby was the daughter of Alexander Abercromby, 2nd of Glasshaugh. She married William Baird, son of James Baird of Auchmedden, younger and L...

Elizabeth Agnes Farquhar-Spottiswood (Abercromby) (b. - 1929)

Elizabeth Abercromby (deceased)

Elizabeth Yother (Abercromby) (1815 - d.)

Elizabeth Abercromby (1815 - 1851)

Ellen Abercromby (deceased)

Elsie Douglas Abercromby (b. - 1961)

Ernest Abercromby (1899 - 1962)

Esther Susanna Constance Bailey (Abercromby) (1866 - 1937)

Found information via NAAIRS in the Cape Town Archives Repository showing that Esther, or "Connie", as she signed herself, must have married Dr Bailey after the death of her first husband, PA Myburgh. ...

Esther Susanna Abercromby (Esterhuyzen) (b. - c.1929)

Estate papers located via NAAIRS: DEPOT KAB SOURCE MOOC TYPE LEER VOLUME_NO 6/9/3631 SYSTEM 01

Eva Winifred Abercromby (Wright) (deceased)

Fanny Mary Anne Abercromby (Udale-Smith) (deceased)

Frances Emily Abercromby (b. - 1887)

Francis Abercromby (1675 - 1703)

Francis Abercromby, Lord Glassford (deceased)

George Ralph Abercromby, 3rd Baron Abercromby (1800 - 1852)

George Ralph Campbell Abercromby, 3rd Baron Abercromby (30 May 1800 – 25 June 1852) was a Scottish soldier, politician and peer. The son of George Abercromby, 2nd Baron Abercromby and Hon. Montague D...

George Ralph Abercromby, 4th Baron Abercromby (1838 - 1917)

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Sir George William Abercromby of Birkenbog, 8th Baronet (1886 - 1964)

Succeeded to the title of 8th Baronet Abercromby, of Birkenbog, co. Banff [N.S., 1636] on 24 July 1895, and 'of Forglen House, co. Banff' Educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England Fough...

George Cosmo Abercromby (1854 - 1930)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via brother Douglas Charles Abercromby by SmartCopy : Mar 4 2015, 10:01:02 UTC

George Abercromby of Tullibody (deceased)

George Henry Abercromby (deceased)

Sir George Samuel Abercromby of Birkenbog, 6th Baronet (1824 - 1872)

Biographical Summary " Sir George Samuel Abercromby, Baronet [S 1636] of Birkenbog and Forglen House , son and heir, born 22 May 1824; succeeded to the Baronetcy, 8 July 1835. He married 12 June 1849,...

Gladys Vivian Abercromby (Boileau) (b. - 1931)

Grace Amelia Abercromby (deceased)

Grizel Abercromby (deceased)

Helen Abercromby (1726 - c.1786)

Helen Louisa Abercromby (Hodges Murray) (c.1863 - 1933)

Helen Magdalena Abercromby (c.1868 - d.)

Helen Abercromby (b. - 1859)

Henry Abercromby (deceased)

Henry Abercromby of Kersie (deceased)

Hilda Bricket Abercromby (Sandys) (deceased)

Hon. Robert Abercromby Abercromby (deceased)

Hugh Abercromby (1786 - 1851)

Hugh Abercromby (1812 - d.)

Isabel Patricia Gilchrist Rodmell (Abercromby) (1901 - 1977)

Isabella Abercromby (1821 - 1891)