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Forbes of Foveran, Alexander, 2nd Baronet

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: d.1750.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Contract between Alexander Forbes of Foveran and Alexander Forbes., 1743.

 File
Identifier: Acc.13827/202
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: The papers cover six centuries worth of family and estate papers of the Forbes, the Stuart Forbes, and the Trefusis families. Alexander de Forbes (c.1380-1448) was created the 1st Lord Forbes around 1440, the Lords Forbes of Pitsligo were descended from Sir William Forbes, brother of Alexander. The title was created in 1633 for Alexander Forbes (d.1636). His descendant Alexander Forbes, 4th Lord Forbes of Pitsligo (1678-1762) forfeited his estates following his support for the Jacobites in...
Dates: 1743.