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BURNETT, Robert 1 2
- Born: About 1645
- Marriage (1): DOUGLAS, Katharine Heiress of Glenbervie
- Died: 1699 3
"Mr. Robert, at King's College in 1664, where he graduated in 1668. In 1674 he was made an honorary burgess of Aberdeen; and in 1675 he purchased Glenbervie from his father's cousin-german, Robert, eldest son of Sir William Douglas, Bart, (to whom Glenbervie had been conveyed by his father), and a few years afterwards married Katherine, daughter of this same Sir William Douglas (by Janet, daughter of Alexander Irvine of Drum)."
from The Family of Burnett of Leys 3
Robert married Katharine DOUGLAS Heiress of Glenbervie, daughter of Sir William DOUGLAS 2nd Baronet of Glenbervie and Anne DOUGLAS of Stoneypath. (Katharine DOUGLAS Heiress of Glenbervie was born about 1644.)
LDS Family Search, IGI.
Internet Site, http://www.douglashistory.co.uk/history/robertdouglasofglenbervie1.htm.
e-books, The Family of Burnett of Leys by George Burnett, ed. James Allardyce (1901).