Name: Margaret Erskine
Birth: NOV 1612
Death: AFT 1661
Baptism: 24 NOV 1612
Change Date: 22 AUG 2006
Co heiress of father.
Margaret first married Sir John Mackenzie, first baronet of Tarbat (born 1608), on 25 July 1629 when she had a tocher (dowry) from her father of 20,000 merks (scottish currency until 1707). They had six sons and five daughters. He was made a baronet of Nova Scotia by Charles I on 21 May 1628. He died on the 10 September 1654.
Margaret married again (contract 1 June 1661) to Sir James Foulis of Colinton, Lord of Session 1661, and Lord Justice Clerk 1684. He died in 1688.
Father: George Erskine b: ABT 1571
Mother: Isobel Brown
John Mackenzie b: 1608
- Alexander Mackenzie
- Anne Mackenzie b: 1631
- Text: SIR GEORGE ERSKINE OF INNERTEIL (c.1570?1646) AND THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS OF EDINBURGH
R.I. McCallum, Emeritus Professor, Edinburgh
J R Coll Physicians Edinb 2002; 32:214?225