Samuel KIRKPATRICK, ,of Hoddam Caslte

Male - Yes, date unknown

Personal Information

  • Name Samuel KIRKPATRICK 
    Suffix ,of Hoddam Caslte 
    Gender Male 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID I21051  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 14 Feb 2024 

    Family Elizabeth STEWART, ,Lady Newbie,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1607 
    • Elizabeth was married three times ,her third and last husband being Samuel Kirkpatrick of Hoddam Castle.

      The Herries family had owned Hoddom Castle, where they are said to have imprisoned kidnapped Englishmen in the 15th century, but in 1607 it belonged to Samuel Kirkpatrick, who married Elizabeth Stewart ,widow of Johnstone of Newbie in that year(her third marriage). It was purchased in around 1630 by the Sharpe family. Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe, the celebrated antiquarian, whom Sir Walter Scott called the Scottish Horace Walpole, and the author of several poems in the Border Minstrelsy, was born there in 1781, and died in Edinburgh in 1851.

    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F7934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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