Name: Alexander Keith
Suffix: of Troup
Residence: Troup, Gamrie, Banffshire
Note: 1 2|
Change Date: 29 NOV 2012
Fourth and youngest son.
Margaret?s father was brother of the Earl of Marischall. I have guessed it was this Keith of Troup.
Elizabeth, daughter of Alexander Keith of Troup, brother of the earl marischal, married [Aug 1550] George Baird of Auchmedden, who was alive in 1568.
(The Scottish Nation. Baird, p 190.)
Alexander Keith of Troup is not recorded by TSP but BP1934 reports that he had issue, the following connections being presumed.
(A) Gilbert Keith of Troup. m Barbara Gordon (dau of Sir John Gordon, 3rd of Pitlurg)
(B) Elizabeth Keith m. (mcrt 11.11.1577) John Keith (dsp) @1@ above
(C) Barbara Keith m. (mcrt 03.03.1581) William Keith of Pittendrum (d 1590).?
Father: William Keith
Mother: Margaret Keith
- Margaret Keith
- Type: Book
Periodical: Illustrations of the Topography and Antiquities of the Shires of Aberdeen and Banff
Publication: Spalding Club
- Type: Web Site
Title: Stirnet Genealogy
Author: Patrick Barns-Graham