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  • ID: I1135
  • Name: David Aedie
  • Suffix: of Newark & Easter Echt
  • Sex: M
  • Residence: Newark & Easter-Echt, Aberdeenshire
  • Occupation: Baillie & burgess of Aberdeen. Dutch merchant. 1
  • Note: 1 2

    Probably purchased estates of Newark, and of Easter Echt on return from Poland with fortune that had been made there.
    Treasurer of Aberdeen 1673?
    Purchased "Provost Skene's House" from his late wife's uncle Sir George Skene, Provost of Aberdeen, in 1694. (It seems to have gone later to his dau Catherine Ędie's family.)
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    Had a dau Mary, married 1699 to ___ Simpson, who had at least one dau, Sarah, married to her cousin Giles Skene 19th of that Ilk (son of George, 18th of that Ilk, qv).
    (The families of Moir and Byres, by Andrew John Mitchell Gill. 1885. p53)
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    David Aedie of Newark and Easter Echt was described as Dean of Guild in 1675 and then as 'late Baillie' in 1681.
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    "Provost Skene's House" ceased to be in the Aedie family in 1732 - does that suggest that David died then?
  • _UID: 08A4E7CD5DF8495AA509DC2B15EEEF4645D7
  • Change Date: 27 DEC 2008



    Father: George Aedie
    Mother: Giles Burnett

    Marriage 1 Katharine Skene b: 3 OCT 1646 in Zamosky, Poland
    • Married: 24 APR 1671 in St Nicholas? Aberdeen
    Children
    1. Has No Children Anna Aedie
    2. Has Children Giles Aedie

    Sources:
    1. Type: Web Site
      Author: Mark Humphrys
      URL: http://humphrysfamilytree.com
    2. Text: SIR GEORGE SKENE'S HOUSE IN THE GUESTROW, ABERDEEN-ITS HISTORY AND ARCHITECTURE
      by EDWARD MELDRUM, D.ARCH., A.R.I.B.A., F.S.A.SCOT.
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