Name: Archibald Dundas
Suffix: of Craigton and Newliston 1
Death: BEF 3 JUN 1511
Change Date: 31 OCT 2005
Archibald Dundas of Craigton and Newliston, mentioned 13 August 1502 and 3 April 1508, was dead by 3 June 1511, when his widow gets sasine on her father's land; one David Dundas was witness (Protocol Books of John Foular 1503-13, no.720). They resigned a tenement in the Cowgait (in Edinburgh?) 13 Aug 1502, witnessed by one David Dundas, according to John Foular's Protocol Book 1500-1503.
Married to Christian, daughter of Nicol (Nicholas) Cant (was dead by 1502) and Christian Barclay. Children
a) William: died 1522/23
c) John, was a knight in 1527
d) Duncan, mentioned 8 April 1529 and 22 June 1530. Perhaps that Duncan D., who is mentioned in James Foulis' Protocol Book 1546-53, no.202, as withess to a sasine 4 February 1552/53 (Linlithgow, Hamilton family).
e) Archibald, mentioned in 1527
f) Nicol, witnessed in 1537 the resignation of some land, got a charter on 26 acres in Oldliston in 1546. Is also mentioned in 1535 and 1540 in the register of the Great Seal of Scotland (vol.III)
Father: William Dundas
- James Dundas
- Text: Dundas of Newliston and Craigton by Donald Whyte.
The Scottish Genealogist
part 1, vol. v, no.2, 1948, pp.35-7; part 2, vol.v, no.3, 1958, pp.47-50.
With additional notes by Kåre Hasselberg, Trondheim, Norway.