GORDON, James of Tilliesoul 1
- Born: About 1630
- Marriage (1): ANDERSON, Jean
- Died: 1692 1
Other names for James were GORDON, James of Terriesoul 1 and GORDON, James Laird of Camdell.2
GORDONS MENTIONED IN SERVICES OF HEIRS IN SCOTLAND, FROM 1545 TO 1799.
(Alexander) de Camdell, h. Jacobi de Tillisoules, patris I. G., 18 Aug. 1696"
from House of Gordon
"Alexander Gordon of Killihuntly had by his wife, Jean Grant, a son James, usually designed of Tilliesoul, sometimes Torrisoul (now part of the town lands of Huntly), and of Camdell, a place a little below Tomintoul in Strathavon."
from The Later Gordons of Beldorney 1 3
Also known as Tilliesoul, and, as in moder phrase 'Tower or Torriesoul'. It seems to have been an old name for Huntly, though some have placed it near Tomintoul.
James married Jean ANDERSON. (Jean ANDERSON was born about 1635 and died in 1708 1.)