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BURNET, Alexander 11th of Leys
(About 1554-1578)
(About 1555-)
GORDON, Alexander 3rd of Lesmoir
(About 1535-About 1609)
FORBES, Anne Mariota
(About 1540-)
BURNET, Alexander 12th of Leys
(About 1568-1619)
GORDON, Katherine
(About 1567-)
BURNET, James of Craigmyle, Tutor of Leys
(About 1584-)


Family Links

1. BURNET, Elizabeth

BURNET, James of Craigmyle, Tutor of Leys 1 2

  • Born: About 1584
  • Marriage (1): BURNET, Elizabeth on 8 November 1608 1

   Another name for James was BURNETT, James.3

   User ID: A920.

James married Elizabeth BURNET, daughter of Thomas BURNET of Carmyle and Jane MONCUR, on 8 November 1608.1 (Elizabeth BURNET was born about 1594.)

  Marriage Notes:

In November, 1608, Thomas Burnet resigned his lands of Craigmyle, Pitmedden, and the Mill of Craigmyle into the hands of the Earl of Huntly, superior, in favour of his daughter, Elizabeth, and her husband, James Burnet, on their marriage. They had sasine on the 9th of the same month, reserving the liferent of half to Thomas.

from The Family of Burnett 1


1 e-books, The Family of Burnett of Leys by George Burnett, ed. James Allardyce (1901).

2 GRO Scotland, OPR Index of Births and Baptisms.

3 e-books, The Thanage of Fermartyn by William Temple (1894).

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