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  • ID: I18599
  • Name: Gavin Douglas
  • Suffix: of Raquarrell 1
  • Sex: M
  • Death: BEF 1 OCT 1616 2 3
  • Note: 4 3

    Gavin, MARRIED ELIZABETH KEITH, AND DIED BEFORE IST OCTOBER, 1616, AND BECAME ANCESTOR OF THE family of Douglas of Bridgeford, which ended with his two granddaughters and co-heiresses? Isobel, married Alexander Shank of Castlerig, died in 1762, and Marjory, married John, 6th Viscount Arbuthnot, died in 1737.

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    Robert Douglas of Bridgford, whose father Gavin Douglas was son of William, Earl of Angus married in 1688 Isabel Horn...  Robert Douglas and Isabel Horn had sasine on those (?) lands in 1702, and the other daughter, Agnes, married, after 1696, John Douglas of Tilquhillie. (Isabel Horn had a sister Agnes, and two brothers, John and James).
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    Gavin Douglas of Bridgeford, sixth son of William, ninth Earl of Angus. He also had Anquhytie and Easter Barras. He died before 1st October 1616. He married Elizabeth Keith, and had Robert Douglas of Bridgeford, who died before 1670, and left a son, Robert Douglas of Bridgeford, who married Margaret Gray.
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    ...the late Mr Gavin Douglas, grandfather to the said Robert Douglas, and the late Mr John Douglas, brother to the said late Mr Gavin,...
    (Ratification in favors of Robert Douglas of Bridgford, 1670)
  • _UID: EDB7D9A718E948B493AE0C0631C75735F8E5
  • Change Date: 8 DEC 2012



    Father: William Douglas b: ABT 1532
    Mother: Egidia or Gille Graham b: ABT 1536

    Marriage 1 One of two wives of Gavin Douglas
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children Robert Douglas

    Marriage 2 Jean Menzies
    • Married: AFT 27 OCT 1598 2

    Marriage 3 Elizabeth Keith
    • Married: AFT 1599

    Sources:
    1. Type: Gedcom File
      Title: THE ROYAL AND NOBLE FAMILIES OF BRITAIN
      URL: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=freer&id=I51950
    2. Type: Book
      Periodical: Burkes Peerage 106th Edition
      Date: 1999
    3. Type: Book
      Periodical: The heraldry of the Douglases : with notes on all the males of the family, descriptions of the arms, plates and pedigrees
      Author: G. Harvey Johnston
      Date: 1907
    4. Type: Book
      Periodical: A History of the House of Douglas from the Earliest Times Down to the
      Author: Herbert Maxwell
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