Manuscript entitled 'Account of the Burial of Sir John Drummond of Innerpafray [Innerpeffray Perthshire] in the Lady Kirk of Innerpafray - Jan 19 1660'. The document also gives a short account of Sir John's family, including the names of his five daughters (one a natural child), of their husbands, and of his three step-sons (sons of Margaret, Lady Gordon by her previous husband). The youngest step-son was 'James Gordon persone of Creiff who relates this in a short declaration he gives of Queen Marie her authoritie and what fell out betwixt her and the Lords of the Congregation'.
Account of the burial of Sir John Drummond
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- ReferenceGB 96 MS 777
- Dates of Creation1660
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical DescriptionSingle sheet
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Bought from Jabez Elliott, (Cat. 7/70, item 221), in 1970.
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130 x 215mm
Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.
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