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DUFF, John Gudeman of Craighead
(About 1550-)
GORDON, Margaret of Cairnborrow
(About 1570-)
GORDON, Alexander 3rd of Birkenburn
(About 1570-1655)
GORDON, Margaret of Drumbuilg
(About 1583-)
DUFF, Adam of Clunybeg, in Mortlach
(About 1590-1674)
GORDON, Beatrice
(About 1608-)
DUFF, Alexander of Keithmore, Mortlach
(About 1623-About 1700)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. GRANT, Helen

DUFF, Alexander of Keithmore, Mortlach 1 2

  • Born: About 1623 1
  • Marriage (1): GRANT, Helen in 1650 1
  • Died: About 1700 1
  • BuriedMale: Mortlach parish, Banffshire, Scotland

  General Notes:

Alexander was the eldest son of his father. He acquired Keithmore through the dowry brought to him by his wife, Helen Grant, matriculating arms in 1676 under that title. 1 3


Alexander married Helen GRANT, daughter of Alexander GRANT of Allachie or Ballintomb and Margaret GRANT, in 1650.1 (Helen GRANT was born in 1635,4 died in 1694 and was buried in Mortlach parish, Banffshire, Scotland.)


  Marriage Notes:

"In the year 1650, Alexander Duff married Helen, daughter of Alexander Grant of Allachie, brother of Archibald Grant of Ballintomb..."

Keithmore left three sons : Alexander Duff of Braco, born 1652; William Duff of Dipple, born 1653 ; and Patrick Duff of Craigston; and four daughters : 1. Margaret, married to James Stewart of Lesmurdy, and had one son."
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Sources


1 e-books, The Book of the Duffs comp. by Alistair and Henrietta Tayler (1914).

2 e-books, The House of Gordon vol.2: Cadets of Lesmoir by J.M.Bulloch and D. Wimberley (1907).

3 Internet Site, http://www.baronage.co.uk/2004a/Macduff-1.html.

4 Internet Site, http://www.thepeerage.com.


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