Birth date of Robert Forbes of Ludquharn 1st

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I adopted this orphan profile because of the Forbes connection.  I believe based on the sources cited especially - Table D. that the correct birth date is 1617 and the death date should be 1655.  

However the marriage to Margaret Lindsay is a problem as the sources conflict.  House of Forbes page 325 gives her as his wife.  Kittybrewster gives  Lady Marjorie Carnegie.

Can someone suggest other sources that could be used to resolve the conflict or which source should take precedence?

WikiTree profile: Robert Forbes of Ludquharn
in Genealogy Help by Michael Butler G2G6 (6.0k points)

1 Answer

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Have you used the Family Genealogies source list?

It shows a listing for:

Pierce, Frederick Clifton. Forbes and Forbush Genealogy (Chicago, 1892)

Forbes, Arthur Carroll. The Descendants of William Forbes (Forbes, 1955)

Lumsden, Matthew. Genealogy of the Family of Forbes (Journal Office, Inverness, 1819)

by Azure Robinson G2G6 Pilot (213k points)

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