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Alexander (4th of Kinnaird) Bruce

Male - 1711


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  • Name Alexander (4th of Kinnaird) Bruce 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1711 
    Person ID I3679  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2013 

    Father Robert (2nd of Kinnaird) Bruce,   d. 1645, Naseby Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Margaret (of Kerse) Menteith,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F2034  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Mother Helen Bruce,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F2032  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen Bruce,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Helen Bruce,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F2035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also at Battle of Worcester, but survived. Lost almost all his fortune in the cause of the Stuarts. Married his cousin Helen Bruce of Clackmannon, and in their marriage contract a clause was inserted, that if there were no sons, the eldest daughter "unless she married a gentleman of the name of Bruce must require her husband and eldest son to assume her name and arms". This actually happened, for they had only two daughters