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Nisbet of Newtounlees

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Nisbet of that Ilk

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1598 William Nisbet of Newtonlies witness to a Charter 10 Jun 1598 [1]William (Nisbet) Nisbet of that Ilk (-1609)
Jean inherited her father William Nisbets 1/4 part of Newtonlees in 1609 (49) Maii 23. 1609. [2]
1609 Jean Nesbit Jean (Nisbet) Baillie (abt.1590-abt.1650) heir of father William portionarius de Newtounleyis (Retours of Heirs) iv 234 #49 She married Sir James Baillie of Flemingtoun & Lochend, of uncertain parentage and ancestry,[1] acquired the lands of Lochend with the manor and lochs, in the constabularly of Haddington, from Robert Boig of Lochend for which he had a conjunct charter under the Great Seal to himself and Jean Nisbet, his wife, and the heirs whatsoever of their marriage, which failing, by his heirs whatsoever, dated 7 June 1614.[2] He held a number of royal appointments including those of Receiver of Rents; a member of the King's Privy Council and a Senator of the College of Justice. He m. at Edinburgh on 27 April 1609, to Jean, daughter and heiress of William Nisbet of Newtonlees,[3] and d. after 4 July 1635 and by 26 November following. He was father of
1612 William Neisbit Newtownleis portioner of Newtounleyis, parish of Dunbar, constabulary of Haddington
1615 Thomas Nisbet Thomas Nisbet (-aft.1622) brother german to Alexander Nisbet portioner of Newtounleis (Propinquior) nearest relation (agnatus) on fathers side he is (consanguineus) blood related on fathers side is tutor for Elizabeth Nisbet daughter legitimate of said Alexander (Retours of Heirs) vi 44 #211 also to James Nisbet legitimate son of said quondam = former or deceased Alexander (Retours of Heirs) vi 44 #212
1616 ALEXANDER NISBIT portioner of NEWTOUNLEYS, Alexander (Nisbet) Nisbet of Newtounlees (-1615)parish of Dunbar Testament Dative and Inventory Edinburgh Commissary Court CC8/8/49
1634 Elspeth Nisbet heir to James Nisbet of Newtounleyes brother german (Retours of Heirs) xii 140 #2022



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