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HAMILTON, John of Orbiston
(About 1450-)
HAMILTON, Jean of Woodhall
(About 1465-)
HAMILTON, David of Bothwellhaugh
(About 1495-)
SHAW, Christian
(About 1515-)
HAMILTON, Janet of Bothwellhaugh
(About 1540-About 1586)


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1. MUIRHEAD, James elder, 7th of Lauchope, Sir

HAMILTON, Janet of Bothwellhaugh 1 2

  • Born: About 1540
  • Marriage (1): MUIRHEAD, James elder, 7th of Lauchope, Sir 1 2
  • Died: About 1586

   Another name for Janet was HAMILTON, Elizabeth.1

   User ID: Z749.

Janet married Sir James MUIRHEAD elder, 7th of Lauchope, son of James MUIRHEAD 6th of Lauchope and Janet BAILLIE.1 2 (Sir James MUIRHEAD elder, 7th of Lauchope was born about 1535 and died before 15 March 1623 3.)

  Marriage Notes:

" James Muirhead the Younger, (7th) of Lauchope, son of James and Janet (Baillie) Muirhead, married Janet Hamilton ......

Janet was the sister of James Hamilton of Bothwelhaugh, who became embroiled in a political affair which led to the physical destruction of Lauchope House in 1570."

from Mother Bedford website 1


1 Internet Site, James Muirhead of Lauchope.

2 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 2 (1905).

3 National Records of Scotland, Legal records - Wills and testaments.

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