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Anne Freeman1

F, #631311
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013

Children of Anne Freeman and Colonel Francis Augustus Ligonier

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

Frances Ligonier1

F, #631312, b. 8 December 1751
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     Frances Ligonier was born on 8 December 1751.1 She was the daughter of Colonel Francis Augustus Ligonier and Anne Freeman.1 She married Colonel Thomas Balfour, son of William Balfour, 2nd of Trenaby and Elizabeth Coventrie, on 19 September 1775.1
     From 19 September 1775, her married name became Balfour.1

Children of Frances Ligonier and Colonel Thomas Balfour

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

Colonel Thomas Balfour1

M, #631313, b. 3 February 1752, d. 9 August 1799
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     Colonel Thomas Balfour was born on 3 February 1752 at Trenaby, Westray, Orkney Islands, Scotland.1 He was the son of William Balfour, 2nd of Trenaby and Elizabeth Coventrie.1 He married Frances Ligonier, daughter of Colonel Francis Augustus Ligonier and Anne Freeman, on 19 September 1775.1 He died on 9 August 1799 at age 47 at Bath, Somerset, England.1
     He lived at Cliffdale, Shapinsay, Orkney Islands, Scotland.1

Children of Colonel Thomas Balfour and Frances Ligonier

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

William Balfour, 2nd of Trenaby1

M, #631314, b. 1719, d. October 1786
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     William Balfour, 2nd of Trenaby was born in 1719 at Trenaby, Westray, Orkney Islands, Scotland.1 He married Elizabeth Coventrie in 1744.1 He died in October 1786.1

Child of William Balfour, 2nd of Trenaby and Elizabeth Coventrie

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

Elizabeth Coventrie1

F, #631315, d. 4 February 1752
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     Elizabeth Coventrie married William Balfour, 2nd of Trenaby in 1744.1 She died on 4 February 1752.1
     From 1744, her married name became Balfour.1

Child of Elizabeth Coventrie and William Balfour, 2nd of Trenaby

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."


Mary Balfour1

F, #631316, b. 1 November 1778, d. 7 December 1818
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     Mary Balfour was born on 1 November 1778 at Burray, Orkney Islands, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Colonel Thomas Balfour and Frances Ligonier.1 She married Reverend Alexander Brunton on 5 December 1798.1 She died on 7 December 1818 at age 40 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1
     From 5 December 1798, her married name became Brunton.1

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

Reverend Alexander Brunton1

M, #631317, b. 1772, d. 9 February 1854
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     Reverend Alexander Brunton was born in 1772 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 He married Mary Balfour, daughter of Colonel Thomas Balfour and Frances Ligonier, on 5 December 1798.1 He died on 9 February 1854.1
     He graduated with a Doctor of Divinity (D.D.)1 He was Professor of Oriental Languages at Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

John Edward Ligonier Balfour1

M, #631318, b. 11 January 1780, d. 19 September 1799
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     John Edward Ligonier Balfour was born on 11 January 1780 at Trenaby, Westray, Orkney Islands, Scotland.1 He was the son of Colonel Thomas Balfour and Frances Ligonier.1 He died on 19 September 1799 at age 19 at Alkmaar, The Netherlands, killed in action.1
     He fought in the Battle of Alkmaar on 19 September 1799.1

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

Mary Margaret Baikie1

F, #631319, b. 15 February 1795
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     Mary Margaret Baikie was born on 15 February 1795.1 She married Captain William Balfour, son of Colonel Thomas Balfour and Frances Ligonier, in January 1823.1
     From January 1823, her married name became Balfour.1

Child of Mary Margaret Baikie and Captain William Balfour

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."

Major Anthony Ligonier1

M, #631320, d. 1747
Last Edited=1 Dec 2013
     Major Anthony Ligonier was the son of Louis de Ligonier, Seigneur de Monteuquet and Louise du Poncet.1 He died in 1747.1
     He gained the rank of Major in the British Army.1 He emigrated to England arriving on 1698.1

Citations

  1. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."