Robert Arbuthnot of Fiddes1

M, #190191
Last Edited=30 Apr 2006

Child of Robert Arbuthnot of Fiddes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Alexander Burnet of Leys1

M, #190192, d. 1619
Last Edited=30 Apr 2006
     Alexander Burnet of Leys was the son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Katherine Arbuthnot.1 He married Katherine Gordon, daughter of Alexander Gordon, 4th of Lesmoir and Anne Forbes.1 He died in 1619.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Kincardineshire [Scotland].2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 308. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Gilbert Burnet1

M, #190193
Last Edited=30 Apr 2006
     Gilbert Burnet is the son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Katherine Arbuthnot.1
     He was Professor of Philosophy at Montauban University, Montauban.1 He was Professor of Philosophy at Basle University, Basle, Switzerland.1 He wrote the book A Treatise on Ethics, published 1649.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Katherine Gordon1

F, #190194
Last Edited=30 Apr 2006
Consanguinity Index=0.79%
     Katherine Gordon is the daughter of Alexander Gordon, 4th of Lesmoir and Anne Forbes.1,2 She married Alexander Burnet of Leys, son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Katherine Arbuthnot.1
      Her married name became Burnet.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4053] Christopher Davis, "re: Barton Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 30 October 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Barton Family."

Alexander Gordon, 4th of Lesmoir1

M, #190195, b. 1540, d. 1609
Last Edited=10 Jan 2010
     Alexander Gordon, 4th of Lesmoir was born in 1540.2 He was the son of George Gordon, 3rd of Lesmoir and Katherine Forbes.2 He married Anne Forbes, daughter of Alexander Forbes, 6th of Pitsligo and Beatrix Abernethy.2 He died in 1609.2
     He lived at Lessmoir, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3

Child of Alexander Gordon, 4th of Lesmoir and Anne Forbes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4053] Christopher Davis, "re: Barton Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 30 October 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Barton Family."
  3. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 308. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.


Sir Thomas Burnett of Leys, 1st Bt.1

M, #190196, d. 1653
Last Edited=8 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Sir Thomas Burnett of Leys, 1st Bt. was the son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Katherine Gordon.1 He married, firstly, Margaret Douglas, daughter of Sir Robert Douglas of Glenbervie and Elizabeth Auchinleck.1 He married, secondly, Jane Moncreiff, daughter of Sir John Moncreiff of that Ilk, 1st Bt. and Lady Mary Murray, in 1621.1 He died in 1653.1
      He was a Covenanter.1 He endowed three bursaries at Aberdeen University.1 He was invested as a Knight before 6 August 1621.2 He was created 1st Baronet Burnett, of Leys, co. Kincardine [Nova Scotia] on 21 April 1626, with special remainder to heirs male whatsoever.1

Child of Sir Thomas Burnett of Leys, 1st Bt. and Jane Moncreiff

Children of Sir Thomas Burnett of Leys, 1st Bt. and Margaret Douglas

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 308. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

James Burnett1

M, #190197
Last Edited=10 Apr 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     James Burnett is the son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Katherine Gordon.1 He married Elizabeth Burnett, daughter of Thomas Burnett of Craigmyle, in 1608.2
      He acquired Craigmyle, Aberdeenshire through his wife.2 He lived at Craigmyle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Elizabeth Burnett1

F, #190198
Last Edited=10 Apr 2013
     Elizabeth Burnett is the daughter of Thomas Burnett of Craigmyle.1 She married James Burnett, son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Katherine Gordon, in 1608.2
      She was the maternal representative of the family of Craigmyle of that Ilk.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Burnett of Craigmyle1

M, #190199
Last Edited=30 Apr 2006

Child of Thomas Burnett of Craigmyle

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond1

M, #190200
Last Edited=1 Sep 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond 2
     Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond is the son of Alexander Burnet of Leys and Katherine Gordon.1 He married, firstly, Beatrix Maule, daughter of William Maule of Glaster.1 He married, secondly, Rachel Johnston, daughter of James Johnston.1
     He held the office of Lord of Session [Scotland].1 He was styled as Lord Crimond [Scottish Law Lord] in 1661.1
     He had a daughter by his first wife (who did young), and two other sons and a daughter by his second wife.1

Child of Robert Burnet, Lord Crimond and Rachel Johnston

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 592. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.