A Book of the Graemes


Title Page
Preface (v)
Sketch of Graeme Decent Through the Noble House of Montrose (xvii)
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Sketch I Patrick Graeme, 1st Great Baron of Inchbrakie and Aberruthven (1)
Sketch II The Younger Children and Widow of Patrick, the First Great Baron of Inchbrakie (6)
Sketch III Robert Graeme, Archdeacon of Ross, Younger Son of the First Great Baron (10)
Sketch IV George Graeme, 2nd Baron of Inchbrakie (19)
Sketch V Widow and Children of George Graeme (27)
Sketch VI George Graeme, Bishop of Orkney, Retland and Dunblane (35)
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Sketch VII Patrick Graeme, Third Baron of Inchbrakie (66)
Sketch VIII Widow and Younger Children of Patrick Graeme (90)
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Sketch IX George Graeme, Fourth Baron of Inchbrakie (104)
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Sketch X The Younger Children of George and Marget Keith, his Wife (118)
Sketch XI Patrick V of Inchbrakie 'Black Pate' (134)
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Sketch XII Col Patrick Graeme of the Town Guard and his Family (186)
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Sketch XIII John Graeme, Postmaster General (216)
Sketch XIV James Graeme, Solicitor General (223)
Sketch XV Daughters of Black Pate (230)
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Sketch XVI George Graeme, 6th Baron of Inchbrakie (248)
Sketch XVII Younger Son & Daughters of George Graeme (259)
Sketch XVIII Patrick Graeme, 7th Baron of Inchbrakie (262)
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Sketch XIX George Graeme, 8th in-line, son of Patrick (276)
Sketch XX Patrick Graeme, 8th Baron of Inchbrakie (284)
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Sketch XXI Younger Sons and Daughters of the 8th Baron (317)
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Sketch XXII George Graeme, 9th Baron of Inchbrakie (340)
Sketch XXIII Patrick and Younger Sons and Daughter of George Graeme, 9th of Inchbrakie (360)
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Sketch XXIV George Drummond Graeme 10th of Inchbrakie and Patrick Graeme 11th (395)
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Sketch XXV The Witch's Relic (406)
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Sketch XXVI Graemes of Monzie, Pitcairns & Buchlyvie (413)
Sketch XXVII The Graemes of Orchill (432)
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Sketch XXVIII The Graemes of Gorthie and Braco (454)
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Sketch XXIX The Graemes of Graemeshall in Orkney (497)
Sketch XXX The House of Graham and Watt of Breckness and Orkney (513)
Sketch XXXI Kathrine Graeme, Daughter of George, Bishop of Dunblane (524)
Sketch XXXII Graemes of Drynie (540)
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Sketch XXXIII Graeme of Damside and Graeme of Duchray (547)
Sketch XXXIV The Graemes of Garvock (557)
Sketch XXXV The Graemes of Balgowan (572)
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Sketch XXXVI Grames, Greymes, Grahams of Callendar; Aberuthven, Kernock, Kinross Cossington (592)
Sketch XXXVII Grahams of Airth & Graham-Stirling of Strowan (604)
Sketch XXXVIII The Graemes of Fintry, Claverhouse, Duntrune and other Cadets (616)
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Appendix I
Appendix II
Appendix III
Appendix IV
Appendix V
Appendix VI
Index A
Index B
Index C
Index D, E & F
Index G
Index H
Index I, J, K & L
Index M & N
Index O, P, Q & R
Index S
Index T, U, V, W & Y

Appendix IV

Various Registers of Births and Marriages


14 July 1671. Ninian Grahame, Writer, Anna Murray, a son named Rob. Witnesses, Alex. Douglas, Lawrence Oliphant and George Drummond, Writer, Thomas Cambell, Merchant.

I6 May 1672. James Graham, Merchant, Junior, and Mary Home, a son named Augustine, one of the Witnesses Mr R. Gordon, Brot. Gern.. to Sr. Ludovic Gordon of Gordonstoun.

27 Dec. 1672. Ninian Graham, Writter, Anna Murray, a son named James. Witnesses, James Rollo, Writter, and other advoc. and Writters.

1 Nov. 1674. John Graham, Writer, Margaret Henderson, a dau. named Margaret.

Register of Births and Marriages from various Parishes


13 1661. John Patison and Margaret Grahame, their child was baptized the 19th off 1661, the child named Margaret.

1(?) Aug.1661. Andro Quhyt and Margrat Graham, their child was baptized 4th Aug. 1661, names Grizel (?).

9 Jany. 1662. William Wilson and Janet Grahame, a son Andro, baptized January 12th, 1662.

20 Feb. 1662. Robert Grahame and Margrat Hay, son John baptized 27 Feb. 1662, and James, born January, baptized 27th 1668.

8 Apr. 1662. William Grahame and Margrat Drummond, a son named Kelgrin (?) baptized l0th April 1662, and a son William, born 20th June 1663, baptized 22nd June 1663.

29 Apr. 1662. James Grahame and Elspeth Seaton, a son David, baptized 6th May 1662, and son born 2nd Nov. 1663, baptized 3rd Dec 1663.

6 July 1662. John Graham and Isobel Gibson, a son John baptized 14th July 1662, and William born 16th June 1664, baptized 19th June 1664.

25 Apr. 1664. Andro Graham and Jean Whyt, a son George baptized 26th April 1664.

25 Dec. 1665. Thomas Drummond and Elizabeth Grahame, David, baptized January 8th, 1665.

20 June 1667. James and Margaret Grahame, David, baptized 27th June 1667.

27 Dec. 1668. James Grahame and Elspeth Seaton, a child baptized last thereof 1668, named Robert (?)

20 Sept. 1671. John Graham and Elspeth Seaton, 1671, name blank.

15 Oct. 1672. Mongo Galdan in Auchterarder baptized 17th Oct. 1672.

17 Jan. 1678. A marriage took place in the Church of Aberuthven (St Kattans), Henry Drummond of the Parish of Blackfoord, and Janet Cove (?) in Auchterarder.

7 May 1678. John Graham and his wife Christian Mailler, a daughter Margt.

12 Sept.1678. John Grahame and his wife Elizabeth Pattersonn had two daughters baptized, Janet and Elizabeth.

15 Dec. 1680. John Graeme and his wife Elispeth Paterson, a daughter baptized Margaret.

2 June 1681. Henry Dae and Christian Graeme had a son John sometime before their marriage.

6 July 1681. John Graeme had a sone called David by his spouse Elspeth Mailer.

10,17 and 24 Sept. 1681. John Graeme and Kathern Airth were proclaimed.

25 Sept., 2 and 9 Oct.1681. George Graeme and Janet Edmonston were proclaimed.

2 Feb. 1682. John Graeme and Katherine Airth his spouse a son John

9 Oct. 1682. George Graeme and Janet Edmonston had a son Patrick.

9 and 16 Mch. 1684. James Graeme and Anna Ewen proclaimed, firstly, secondly, thirdly.

30 Mch.,Ap. 6 and 13, 1684. John Gloag, parish of Donging, and Jonet Alice in Auchterarder parich, proclaimed.

17 May 1684. George Graeme and Janet Edmonston had a son called John baptized.

18 July John Graeme and Elspeth Paterson a daughter baptized called Anna.

17 May 1685. John Graeme and K. Airth a son called Patrick.

27 Feb 1686. By a written warrant from the Bishop of Dunblane Thomas Graeme and Margaret Alice were married.

1 Sept. 1687. (Here the record does not give name of wife) John Graeme had a son James.

1March 1688. Mungo and Anna Graham, a son baptized William.

18 May 1688. Thomas Graham and Margt. Alice had a son called Mungo.

22 July 1688. John Graham in Auchterarder parish and Elizabeth Bryce (Blackfoord) were proclaimed.

10 Sept.1689. John Grahame and Elyza Paterson had a son called John.

18 Dec.1689. John Graeme and Cath. Airth, Janet.

6 Apr. 1690. John Graeme and Janet Smyth proclaimed.

27 May 1690. Thomas Graeme and Margt. Alice, a son John.

14 July 1690. Munro Graeme and Anna Graeme, a daughter Anna.

9 July 1690. Henry Dae and Christian Graeme, a son Andrew.

17 Ap. 1690. John Graeme and Janet Smyth, Sussana.

9 Jan. 1692. Thomas Graeme and Mary Alice, a son Robert.

30 Sept. 1692. John Graeme and Eliza Patison, a daughter Christian.

17 Feb. 1694. Thomas Graeme and Margaret Alice, a daughter Elizabeth.

11 Feb. 1695. Thomas Graeme and Margt. Alice, a daughter Christian.

20 Apr. 1695. Andrew Graeme and Janet Key, daughter, Margaret.

10 May 1696. Mr James Graeme in Auchd. parish and Grizzel Koppar in Forgandeiny Par. were orderly proclaimed and married upon July 1, 1696.

24 Jan. 1698. James Grme and Margaret Stewart, Janet.

29 Mch. 1698. Margaret to Mr John Graeme and Isobel More.

29 John to Mr James Graeme and Grizzel Kippen.

1 Feb. 1609. Janet to Andrew Graeme and Janet Key.

20 Mch. 1699. Robert to Mr James Graeme and Grizel Kippen.

30 Dec. 1699. Grizell to Mr John Grime and Isobel More.

7 Jan. 1702. Mr James Graeme and Grizel Kippen, a son named Andrew.

11 Feb.1704. Mr James Graeme and Grizel Kippen, a dau. Anne, also

22 Feb. 1705. A son Henrie, also

30 Aug. 1706. A dau. Hellen.

3 Sept. 1708. A dau. Marche, also

21 Dec. 1710. A son William, also

18 Dec. 1712. A son Robert, also

20 Dec. 1714. A dau. Isobell.

8 Oct. 1710. John and Margaret Graeme in Headdyke a dau. Elizabeth.

18 Mch.1711. George Graham and Isobel Hepburn, a dau. Anna.

16 Jan. 1712. John Graeme and Margaret Hepburn in Strathy, a son Thomas.

5 Feb. 1712. Thomas Graeme and Margaret Alice, a son David

11 May 1712. David Graham and Janet Taylor, Isobel.

22 Nov. 1709. William Wilson in parish Ragorton and Margaret Bryce, Auchterarder, were orderly proclaimed and married.

1 Dec. 1709. David Graham and Janet Taylour were orderly married.

15 Feb. 1743. Lachlan son to John Graham in Pothill of Aberuthven.

30 May 1746. James George and Elizabeth Graeme was married.


10 Jan. 1710. Anthony, son to Anthony Murray of Dullary.

10Apr. 1757. Aimilia, daughter to Mr William Key at Inchbrakie.


11 Apr. 1659. Baptized, Thomas Grahame son to John Grahame in Crombie. Witness Jon Serlandis (?) yor and others.

13 Aug. 1697. Anna, daughter to William Graham, baptized 22nd August. Mr Michael Potter in the Kirk of Dunblane.

1698 Margaret, daughter to James Graham in Cromlix baptized 18th September by Mr Michael Potter in Kirk of Dunblane.

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