Graham of Duntrune Notebook MS57/1/29.

MS57/1/29. University of Dundee Archives. “Book of James Graham, London” which is inscribed “London 22 May 1666,” and contains the following genealogical material relating to the Grahams of Duntrune: Alison […]

Rattray of Dalrulzian

This account was considered not of a suitable standard for inclusion in the First Series of the Red Book of Scotland and is included here as a work in progress. […]

Misc Research Notes No. 5

  1. Testament of George Auchmouthie of that Ilk who died on 24 May 1617, given up by Robert Auchmouthie, his brother, as executor. 2. Testament of Elizabeth Scrymgeour, relict […]

Misc Research Notes No. 4

  1. Testament of Euphan Blair, daughter of the deceased John Blair of Glasclune, who died in January 1759, given up by John Ogilvy of Inschewan. A Bond granted to […]

Oliphant of Bachilton

The Oliphants of Freeland & Bachilton   Commonly accepted genealogical traditions can be misleading and unhelpful as not only do they often obscure the truth but they can also stifle […]

Janet Stewart, Lady Earlshall.

Janet Stewart, Lady Earlshall. I am often asked if I have happened upon evidence which proves the parentage and ancestry of Janet Stewart, second wife of Sir Alexander Bruce, 1st […]

James Bruce of Kinnaird

James Bruce of Kinnaird, Diplomat, Naturalist, Traveller and Explorer, born 14 December 1730 ; died 27 April 1794. The following account of his life and adventures was written soon after […]

Elphinstone of Balmerino

This account was considered not of a suitable standard for inclusion in the First Series of the Red Book of Scotland and is included here as a work in progress. […]

Chalmers of Gormock

This account was considered not of a suitable standard for inclusion in the First Series of the Red Book of Scotland and is included here as a work in progress. […]