William Robertson

1530–14 July 1630 (Age 100)
Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland

The Life of William

When William Robertson was born in 1530, in Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland, his father, David Robertson 3rd Laird of Muirton, was 31 and his mother, Martha Colon Innes, was 30. He had at least 8 sons and 3 daughters with Isabel Petrie. He died on 14 July 1630, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

William Robertson
1530–1630
Isabel Petrie
1530–1593
David Robertson
1555–1600
Jean Robertson
1580–
Katherine Robertson
1580–
Archibald Robertson
1561–
Andrew Robertson
1565–1604
Sir John William Robertson II of Gladney
1571–1629
Elizabeth Robertson
1573–1648
Thomas Robertson
1576–1686
Thomas Robertson
1592–1686
William Robertson II
1620–1677
William Robertson II of Gladney
1656–

Spouse and Children

children

(11)

    David Robertson

    Male1555–1600Male

    Archibald Robertson

    Male1561–Male

    Andrew Robertson

    Male1565–1604Male

    Sir John William Robertson II of Gladney

    Male1571–1629Male

    Female1573–1648Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Gilbert Robertson

    Male1520–1570Male

    Robertsone

    Male1520–Male

    William Robertson of Brunton

    Male1530–1599Male

    William "The Proprietor of Muriton" Robertson

    Male1530–1599Male

    Male1530–1630Male

+1 More Child

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Robertson of Kinlochmoidart in Burke's Landed Gentry
  • Robertson of Muirton, Gladney, etc. in The Baronage of Scotland

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