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Grierson, Sir Robert of Lag

Grierson, Sir Robert of Lag[1]

Male 1656 - 1733  (77 years)

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  • Name Grierson, Robert 
    Prefix Sir 
    Suffix of Lag 
    Nickname Auld Lagg 
    Born 1655/6  Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Barquhar 
    Gender Male 
    Fact 1 1685  Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1st Baronet of Lag 
    _AMTID 302051505022:1030:155362986 
    _UID C8DB66D13E8C41FA8ED83C31BD4049251DE6 
    Died 29 Dec 1733  Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 31 Dec 1733  Dunscore, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Parish Cemetery 
    Person ID I7789  Tree_1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2012 

    Father Grierson, William of Barquhar,   1626,   Aft 1665  (Age > 40 years) 
    Mother Douglas, Margaret,   CA 1633,   Yes, date unknown 
    Married Jun 1654  [2
    Family ID F2690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Douglas, Lady Henrietta,   1633,   Yes, date unknown 
    Married Bef 1677 
    Children 
     1. Grierson, Sir William 2nd Baronet of Lag,   1677, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   1760, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Grierson, James of Capenoch,   Abt 1679,   Apr 1721, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
     3. Grierson, John of Dalgoner,   1685, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   16 Mar 1730, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     4. Grierson, Henrietta of Maxwellton,   1688, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   Yes, date unknown
     5. Grierson, Sir Gilbert 4th Baronet of Lag,   Abt 1692,   7 Feb 1766, Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     6. Grierson, Jane,   SAY 1695, Dumfries-shire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F2694  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Address:
    Barquhar - 1655/6 - Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland
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    Link to Google MapsFact 1 - 1st Baronet of Lag - 1685 - Kirkcudbright, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Dec 1733 - Dumfries-shire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Parish Cemetery - 31 Dec 1733 - Dunscore, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
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  • Documents
    Sir Robert Grierson of Lag (1655-1733)
    Sir Robert Grierson of Lag (1655-1733)

  • Notes 
    • He was notorious as a persecutor of the Covenanters (see lengthy note).

  • Sources 
    1. [S705] Grierson, Sir Robert (Wikipedia), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sir_Robert_Grierson,_1st_Baronet.

    2. [S698] Burke's Peerage (102nd Edition) 1959, pg. 1006.