Margaret Scougall1

F, #139201
Last Edited=17 Jan 2005
     Margaret Scougall married Sir William Bennet, 2nd Bt., son of Sir William Bennet, 1st Bt. and Christian Morison.1 She died, without issue.1
     She lived at Whitekirk, East Lothian, Scotland.1 Her married name became Bennet.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 279. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Elizabeth Hay1

F, #139202
Last Edited=17 Jan 2005
     Elizabeth Hay is the daughter of Sir David Hay.1 She married Sir William Bennet, 2nd Bt., son of Sir William Bennet, 1st Bt. and Christian Morison.1
      Her married name became Bennet.1

Children of Elizabeth Hay and Sir William Bennet, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 280. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir David Hay1

M, #139203
Last Edited=17 Jan 2005
     Sir David Hay graduated with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.).1

Child of Sir David Hay

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 280. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir William Bennet, 3rd Bt.1

M, #139204, d. 3 January 1733
Last Edited=3 May 2008
     Sir William Bennet, 3rd Bt. was the son of Sir William Bennet, 2nd Bt. and Jean Kerr.1 He died on 3 January 1733, without issue.1
     He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Bennet, of Grubet, co. Roxburgh [S., 1670] in December 1729.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 280. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir David Bennet, 4th Bt.1

M, #139205, d. April 1741
Last Edited=17 Jan 2005
     Sir David Bennet, 4th Bt. was the son of Sir William Bennet, 2nd Bt. and Elizabeth Hay.1 He died in April 1741, without issue.1
     He succeeded to the title of 4th Baronet Bennet, of Grubet, co. Roxburgh [S., 1670] on 3 January 1733.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 280. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.


Sir John Bennet, 5th Bt.1

M, #139206, d. circa 1765
Last Edited=17 Jan 2005
     Sir John Bennet, 5th Bt. was the son of Sir William Bennet, 1st Bt. and Christian Morison.1 He died circa 1765, without issue.1
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Baronet Bennet, of Grubet, co. Roxburgh [S., 1670] in April 1741.1
     On his death, the baronetcy became extinct.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 280. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Jean Bennet1,2

F, #139207
Last Edited=8 Feb 2013
     Jean Bennet was the daughter of Sir William Bennet, 2nd Bt. and Elizabeth Hay.1 She married William Nisbet of Dirleton, son of Alexander Nisbet and Katherine Porterfield, on 29 March 1688.1
      She inherited the estates of Grubet, and sold them to the family of the Marquess of Tweeddale.1 From 29 March 1688, her married name became Nisbet.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 280. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S6289] The History of Parliament Online, online http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org. Hereinafter cited as History of Parliament.
  3. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."

William Nisbet of Dirleton1

M, #139208, b. circa 1666
Last Edited=8 Feb 2013
     William Nisbet of Dirleton was born circa 1666.2 He was the son of Alexander Nisbet and Katherine Porterfield.2 He married Jean Bennet, daughter of Sir William Bennet, 2nd Bt. and Elizabeth Hay, on 29 March 1688.3
     He graduated from Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, in 1683 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 At Dirleton, East Lothian, Scotland, (an unknown value).1

Children of William Nisbet of Dirleton and Jean Bennet

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 664. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S6289] The History of Parliament Online, online http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org. Hereinafter cited as History of Parliament.
  3. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 280. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."

Sir George Bennett, 1st Bt.1

M, #139209, b. before 1653, d. circa 1700
Last Edited=22 Jan 2006
     Sir George Bennett, 1st Bt. was born before 1653. He was the son of Reverend William Bennett.1 He died circa 1700, without male issue.1
     He was created 1st Baronet Bennett, in the shire of Fife [Scotland] on 28 July 1671.1 He gained the rank of officer in the service of the army of Cassimor, King of Poland.1 He lived in 1690 at Poland.1
     On his death, his baronetcy became extinct.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 283. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Reverend William Bennett1

M, #139210
Last Edited=17 Jan 2005
     Reverend William Bennett was a minister of the College Kirk of Edinburgh.1

Child of Reverend William Bennett

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 283. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.