History of the County of Fife Volume 2; From the Earliest Period to the Present Time

Overview

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1840 Excerpt: ...mc munifica sic foret usa manu, The barony of Luthrie occupies the central portion of the parish, and included what is now called Luthrie, easter Luthrie, and Carphin. This barony anciently belonged to the family of Kinloch of Kinloch, mentioned in the account of Collessie parish. Andrew Kinloch, brother of ...
See more details below
Sending request ...

More About This Book

Overview

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1840 Excerpt: ...mc munifica sic foret usa manu, The barony of Luthrie occupies the central portion of the parish, and included what is now called Luthrie, easter Luthrie, and Carphin. This barony anciently belonged to the family of Kinloch of Kinloch, mentioned in the account of Collessie parish. Andrew Kinloch, brother of Sir Alexander Kinloch there mentioned, obtained Luthrie on his brother's death, and having no sons, he disponed it to his daughter Elizabeth and her husband, Robert Patersonof Denmure, upon the condition that he and his heirs by his wife should take upon them the name and arms of Kinloch, failing which the lands were to return to his brother George Kinloch. Andrew, the son of this marriage, entered into a contract with his grand-uncle George designed in Luthrie, whereby on giving up part of the lands he was allowed to return to his original name of Paterson, without the risk of forfeiting the remainder. Luthrie afterwards came into the family of Baillie of Balmeadowside and Parbroath, descended from the family of Carphin in the upper ward of Clydesdale. The first of that family was William Baillie of Carphin the second son of Sir William Baillie, who married the daughter and heiress of the patriotic Sir William Wallace, and with her acquired the estate of Lamington in the same shire.t The Baillies of Luthrie were therefore directly descended, through their female ancestor, from this illustrious and ill-requited patriot; and in consequence of the extinction of the older branches of Lamington and Carphin were, previous to their own decay, the representatives of the family. The house of Luthrie, and the lands adjacent were purchased from the late Colonel Alexander Baillie by the father of the present proprietor Mr Hill. The house is good, and the enclosures...
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781150262289
  • Publisher: General Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/28/2012
  • Pages: 134
  • Product dimensions: 7.44 (w) x 9.69 (h) x 0.29 (d)

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)