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Janet (Adamson) Makgill (abt. 1510 - abt. 1579)

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Janet Makgill formerly Adamson aka Adamsoun
Born about in Scotlandmap
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
Sister of [half]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died about [location unknown]
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Categories: Clan Makgill.

Clan Makgill tartan.
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Janet Adamsoun is the daughter of William Adamsoun of Craigcrook. She married Rt. Hon. Sir James Makgill, son of Sir James Makgill and Helen Wardlaw, in 1540.[1]

From 1540, her married name became Makgill.


  1. Mosley, Charles, editor. Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes. Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003.

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Janet is 15 degrees from Elinor Glyn, 21 degrees from Frances Weidman and 13 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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