A Genealogical History of the Royal and Illustrious Family of the Stewarts, from the Year 1034 to the Year 1710; Giving an Account of the Lives, Mar

A Genealogical History of the Royal and Illustrious Family of the Stewarts, from the Year 1034 to the Year 1710; Giving an Account of the Lives, Mar

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1710 edition. Excerpt: ...contain Ships oFa confiderable Burden: It was Erected into a Burgh of Barony, with the Priviledge of a Weekly Mercat and.feveral Fairs, in Favours of Thomas Craw ford of Cartsburn by a Charter from King Chi the II. Dated the 16. of July an. 1669. The Town is chiefly Inhabited by Sea-Men and Mechanicks. /., /, A little toward the South ofCrawfordtdyket ftands'the Houfe of Carts 'TM burn well planted, the "Principal Meffuage of that Barony and the Seat of Thomas Crawford QtCartsburn, which Lands were Anciently a Part of the Barony of Kjlbirny and became the Patrimony of a Younger Brother of that Ancient Family (in the fteign of Queen Mary) whofe Poftenty ended in the Perfon of David Crawford of Cartsburn in the Reign of King Charles the I. So the Lands of Cartsburn came to Malcolm Craw, ford ofNewtoun, a Son of the Family of Kjlbirnj; and acquired from his.. Heirs an. 1657. by Sir John Crawford of Kjlbirny. And in the Year 1669, difponed by Dame Margaret Crawford Lady Kjlbiry with Confent of her Husband, to Thomas Crawford her Coufin, id Son of Cornelius Crawford of JordanhiU, (by Mary his Wife, Daughter of Sir James Lockhart of Lee) Lineally defcended of Captain Thomas Crawford, younger Son of Laurence Craw/ard of Kjlbirnj. Which Thomas deceafed the 15th of Oclober 1695, leaving Iffue by Jean his Wile, Daughter of Andrew Semple, Son and Heir of Robert Semple of Milabank, Thomas Crawford now otC&rtsburv, his Son and Heir, who hath married Bethia, Dau'ghrter of Mr. Archbald Robertoun of Bedlaj, by whom he has Iffue Thomas his Son and apparent Heir. His Ar.morial Bearing is Gulet, aFefs Ermine betwixt aCrefcent in Chief and Two Swords Saltyre-ways hilted and pomel'd Or, in Bafe; for Creft a Sword with a Ballance, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 186g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236554094
  • 9781236554093