Sir Robert Dunbar

(before 1200 - )
     Sir Robert Dunbar was born before 1200. Sir Robert, who on 29 August 1247 is named by the sixth Earl as his brother. He was then acting as Seneschal or Steward. He also appears in a charter, ascribed to his brother, but apparently by his father, confirmed on 10 February 1366-67. He was the son of Patrick Dunbar 5th Earl of Dunbar and Ada, of Scotland.
     He is further described by Patrick, seventh Earl, as his uncle, in a charter dated about 125S. Nothing more is known of his history.

Sir Robert Dunbar

(circa 1614 - circa 1659?)
     Sir Robert Dunbar was also known as Sir Robert Dunbar (of Grangehill) in records.
     He was Provost of Forres 1672 to 1675, 1677, 1679 & 1689. He succeeded to the family estates in 1673. He was born circa 1614 He may have been the son of Mary/Marion Ogilvy. He was the son of Ninian Dunbar and Finduella Christian? Dunbar.
     Robert died circa 1659?. His son was served heir in March 1695. Although he had issue his male line is extinct. See Munro of Foulis-Obsdale Bt. 'Stirnet' gives 21 Sep 1659 as his death date..
     Sir Robert Dunbar married Grisel Brodie circa 1664 in Dyke. She was 18 at her marriage. They had 4 sons & 9 daughters.
     In 1664, the Kirk Elders and heritors were identified as Sir Robert Dunbar of Grangehill, the Laird of Cubin ynger, Patrick Dunbar....
     Sir Robert Dunbar lived at Grangehill, Dyke & Moy, Moray, 1676.      
Sir Robert Dunbar was mentioned in a sasine on 29 March 1676 Extract special retour of the service of Sir Robert Dunbar of Grangehill. Serving him as heir to his grandfather, Mark Dunbar, late of Grangehill, in parts of fishings in the River Findhorn and other subjects lying within the sheriffdom of Elgin. Expede at Nairn. He was buried in 1689? In Elgin Cathedral, Moray. The tomb of Robert Dunbar of Grange Hill head of the family in 1675. This was erected by her husband, in memory of his very dear wife.

Children of Sir Robert Dunbar and Grisel Brodie

Robert Dunbar (of Latheronwheel)

( - 11 August 1857)
     Robert Dunbar (of Latheronwheel) was the son of Sir Benjamin Sutherland Dunbar 3rd Bart of Hempriggs and Janet MacKay.
     Robert died on 11 August 1857. He was unmarried.

Sir Robert Dunbar 2nd Baronet of Northfield

( - 1742)
     Sir Robert Dunbar 2nd Baronet of Northfield was also known as Robert Dunbar (of Newton) in records. He was born. Robert Dunbar of Myreland & Northfield, Bowermadden and Lister, was the second son of John Dunbar of Hempriggs and of Latheronweheel. Having succeeded to the baronetcy on the death of his elder brother, Sir William of Hemriggs, he was styled Sir Robert of Northfield. In the rebellionof 1715 he appeared with a party at the Cross of Wick, and drank the Chevalier's health.. He was the son of John Dunbar and Anne Fraser.
     Sir Robert Dunbar 2nd Baronet of Northfield married Mary Sinclair in 1675 in Scotland. She was the daughter of Patrick Sinclair of Ulbster.
     Sir Robert Dunbar 2nd Baronet of Northfield lived at Northfield, Duffus, Moray.
     In 1708 he acquired Myreland and Quintfall from Lord Glenorchy; and about the same periojd Bowermadden and Belster were acquired by his son Patrick..
     Robert died in 1742. He was described as "of Northfield". He was mentioned in the Caithness Register of Sasines 4 April 1710, etc.

Children of Sir Robert Dunbar 2nd Baronet of Northfield and Mary Sinclair

Sir Robert Dunbar 5th Bart of Durn

(6 January 1780 - 11 November 1813)
     Sir Robert Dunbar 5th Bart of Durn was born on 6 January 1780 in Knockando, Moray. He was the son of Rev John Dunbar and Janet Grant. Sir Robert Dunbar 5th Bart of Durn was christened on 9 January 1780 in Knockando.
     Sir Robert Dunbar 5th Bart of Durn married Elizabeth Margaret Fyfe on 22 October 1801. She was the daughter of Wiliam Fyfe, MDm of Jamaica.
     Robert died on 11 November 1813 aged 33. See Burke, etc. for the continuation of this line, but the name was assumed by a husband.

Children of Sir Robert Dunbar 5th Bart of Durn and Elizabeth Margaret Fyfe

Robert Gordon Dunbar

(23 April 1904 - 1948)
     Robert Gordon Dunbar was born on 23 April 1904 in Queensland. He was the son of George Dunbar and Catherine Matilda Davis.
     Robert died in 1948 in Queensland.

Rothes Lennox Dunbar

(24 October 1834 - 1 February 1857)
     Rothes Lennox Dunbar was born on 24 October 1834 in Bhagulpore, Bihar, Bengal Presidency, India. He was the son of John Dunbar and Anna Sophia Hagar.
     Rothes died on 1 February 1857 aged 22. He died unmarried..

Sarah Elizabeth Dunbar

     Sarah Elizabeth Dunbar was the daughter of Sir John Dunbar and Elizabeth Kennedy.
     Sarah Elizabeth Dunbar married Alexander Agnew.

Sarah Anne Dunbar

(circa 1829 - 9 July 1836)
     Sarah Anne Dunbar was born circa 1829.
     Sarah was buried on 9 July 1836 in St Peter, Dublin. Sarah Anne Dunbar, aged 7, of Stephens Green.

seven sons Dunbar

(after 1582 - )
     Seven sons Dunbar was born after 1582. He was the son of Gavin Dunbar.

son Dunbar

     Died young, mentioned only in Monteith's Theatre of Immortality.. Son Dunbar was born in Scotland. He was the son of Sir Alexander Dunbar and Isobel Sutherland.

Son Dunbar

(18 October 1841 - )
     Son Dunbar was born on 18 October 1841 in Duffus, Moray, Scotland. At Duffus, The lady of Archibald Dunbar Esq., of Northfield of a son. He was the son of Sir Archibald Dunbar 7th Bart of Northfield and Sophia Orred.

Son Dunbar

(31 July 1853 - )
     Son Dunbar was born on 31 July 1853 in Sea Park, Kinloss, Moray, Scotland. He was the son of Edward Dunbar Dunbar and Phoebe Dunbar.

Son Dunbar

(2 January 1855 - )
     Son Dunbar was born on 2 January 1855 in Sea Park, Kinloss, Moray. He was the son of Edward Dunbar Dunbar and Phoebe Dunbar.

Thomas Dunbar

(say 1630 - before 20 November 1694)
     Thomas Dunbar was born say 1630. His parentage is only assumed, and seems unlikely but there is no indication at this stage.. He was the son of Sir John Dunbar and Katherine Graham.
     Portora Royal School, Enniskillen. Thomas Dunbar MA, appointed by Letters Patent of Chas II to enjoy the office as amply as Geoffrey Middleton or Richard Bourke or any previous master exercised the same provided that, if said Thos Dunbar accept any ecclesiastical preferment, the grant of the office and custody of the lands shall become void. He had been appointed under the Commonwealth on 23 May 1659, to be settled in Donegall to teach the free school there, his fitness for the work of schoolmaster having been found more than ordinary; and he was to instruct in good literature and Protestant principles the youth of the inhabitants thereabout, and to enjoy all the lands, profits, privileges, and rights, that in the year 1640 did nor now do legally belong to the said school [Commonwealth papers PRO]. He died before November 20 1694 (Vestry minutes). Prerogative will proved 1695. In a 1661 will he was described as Rector of the Free School of Fermanagh. He was listed in the 1665 Hearth Money Roll at Enniskillen. He was attainted in 1689 as Thomas Dunbarr of Enniskilling, Gentleman. 1682, Catherine, ye wife of Mr Dunbar, buried. [Dundas, p.125-6, 148, 157]
     Godfather to Eideye? Corssbye, daughter of William & Isabel on 29 Nov 1666 at Inishmacsaint. William Dunbar was godfather to Frances Corssbie, daughter of William & Isabel on 12 Jul 1660
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     Thomas Dunbar was mentioned in the 1665 hearth tax list in Enniskillen, Fermanagh.
     Thomas Dunbar married Sidney Rose on 2 September 1667 in Inishmacsaint, Fermanagh, Ireland. I am unsure whether this is the same Thomas.
     Thomas Dunbar married secondly Catherine Cunningham (Leslie) in Ireland. She was the widow of Bishop John Leslie, aka "the fighting bishop".
     Thomas Dunbar, gentleman of Enniskilling was attainted in 1689..
     Thomas Dunbar made a will dated 1 April 1690. Thomas Dunbar of Inniskilling, co. Fermanagh, gent. To be buried in the chancel of Inniskilling Church of England.
To Edward Dunbar, now of Monea, my brother;
To Alexander Dunbar, son of Edward Dunbar, £40 if he be yet alive;
my niece Elizabeth Dunbar, to be delivered by her [said?] father
to children of Dr John Lessly, Rector of Derryvolan & Susan Hamilton/Cooper (wife of Rev Nathaniel).
Witnessed by Alexander Acheson, Robert Dunbar, Jason Hassard.

     Thomas died before 20 November 1694 in Enniskillen, Fermanagh, Ireland. He died without issue in 1692.
     The administration of his estate was granted on 24 April 1695 at the Prerogative Court of Armagh, Ireland.

Thomas Dunbar

( - 1675)
     Thomas Dunbar was also known as Thomas Dunbar (of Mochrum) in records. He was born in Scotland. He was the son of John Dunbar.
     Thomas Dunbar married Christian Ross. She was the daughter of Maj. James Ross of Balneil.
     Thomas Dunbar lived at Pankill, Wigtownshire, Scotland.
     Thomas died in 1675 in Mochrum, Wigtownshire, Scotland.

Child of Thomas Dunbar

Thomas Dunbar

(before 1592 - 4 November 1652?)
     His grandson Robert Dunbar married the daughter of Sir Ludovick Gordon of Gordonstoun and was reinstated in a large portion of lands by charter. Thomas Dunbar was also known as Thomas Dunbar (of Westfield) in records. He was born before 1592 in Scotland. He was the son of Patrick Dunbar.
     Thomas Dunbar married Agnes Spens.
     In 1646 he succeeded his nephew Alexander.
     1647 Aug 20: King granted to Thomas Dunbar of Westfield, half of the lands of Boighoill & the office of sheriff of Elgin & Forres, the tower and manor place, the castlehill of Forres which Robert Dunbar of Burgie resigned 16 Aug 1647. Paying for the said office and the castlehill a penny blench. Captain E Dunbar of Sea Park [letter to editor in Northern Scot 25 Jul 1894] states Thomas Dunbar of Westfield married Agnes, daughter of James Spens of Kirktoun, Alves and died 4 Nov 1652 - effects only £3270 Scots. His grandson Robert Dunbar married the daughter of Sir Ludovick Gordon of Gordonstoun and was reinstated in a large portion of lands by charter.
     Thomas died or Sep 1674? On 4 November 1652? In Moray, Scotland.

Child of Thomas Dunbar and Agnes Spens

Thomas Dunbar

( - before 24 April 1695)
     Thomas Dunbar was the son of Unknown Dunbar. Thomas Dunbar witnessed Thomas Dunbar and Sidney Rose's wedding on 2 September 1667 in Inishmacsaint, Fermanagh, Ireland.
     Thomas Dunbar made a will dated 1 April 1690 in Enniskillen. Thomas Dunbar of Inniskilling, co. Fermanagh, Gent. To be buried in the chancel of Inniskilling Church of Engand. To Edward Dunbar now of Monea my brother; to Alexander Dunbar son of said Edward Dunbar £40 is he be yet alive, my niece Elizabeth Dunbar, to be delivered by her [said?] father. To the children of Dr John Lessly, Rector of Derryvolan & Susan Hamilton /Cooper (wife of Rev Nathaniel). Witnessed by Alexander Acheson, Robt Dunbarr. Jason Hassard. Arms.
     Thomas died before 24 April 1695 in Enniskillen, Fermanagh, Ireland.
     The administration of his estate was granted on 24 April 1695 at the Prerogative Court of Armagh, Ireland.

Thomas Dunbar

     Thomas Dunbar was also known as Captain Thomas Dunbar (of Grangehill) in records.
     Thomas Dunbar married Janet Dunbar (Dunbar) (of Westfield), daughter of Sir William Dunbar 2nd Bart of Hempriggs and Elizabeth Dunbar, on 26 February 1762 in Scotland. They had 3 sons & 2 daughters.

Thomas Dunbar

(circa 1565 - 1620)
     Thomas Dunbar was also known as (Dean of Moray) in records. He was born circa 1565 in Scotland. He was the second son.. He was the son of Alexander Dunbar and Katherine Reid.
     His [Mr Alexander Dunbar] son Thomas Dunbar was the father of Robert of Grange by his first marriage, and of Robert of Burgie by his second marriage. Thomas was Dean of Moray and also minister of Auldean from 1591. He succeeded his father as the Dean of Moray at a salary of £130/0/10d a year plus 31 chalders of bere between 1590 and 1620.
     Thomas Dunbar married Grisell Crichton circa 21 July 1591. She was the daughter of Robert Crichton of Eliock, advocate, & sister of the Admirable Crichton (she married secondly 6 Oct 1621, James Sinclair of Murkle).
     Thomas died in 1620. His son Alexander was served heir 20 Dec 1631 but Stirnet states died 1620, Dean of Moray, 2nd son. He's heir was Alexander Dunbar on 20 December 1631. Alexander Dunbar de Grange, heir of Magistri Thomas Dunbar de Grange, his father - lands of Inchdennie & ... barony of Kinloss.
     
     Shaw states this he was father of Robert of Grange by a first marriage, and of Robert of Burgie by a second..

Children of Thomas Dunbar and Grisell Crichton

Thomas Dunbar

( - before 7 July 1593)
     Thomas died before 7 July 1593 in Nigg, Ross & Cromarty.
     His will was proved on 7 July 1593 at Edinburgh. Thomas Dunbar in Wester Rarithae, parish of Nigg.

Thomas Dunbar

( - before 24 May 1872)
     Thomas died before 24 May 1872 in Rockhampton, Queensland.
     His will was proved on 24 May 1872. He was a farmer of Rockhampton, died intestate and administration of his goods was to be granted to his widow Mary.

Thomas Dunbar

(say 1634 - June 1693)
     Thomas Dunbar was also known as Thomas Dunbar (of West Grange) in records. He was born say 1634. He was the son of Alexander Dunbar and Jean Cockburn.
     Thomas Dunbar married Jean Robertson or Colzian circa 15 August 1659. They had a daughter Jean..
     Thomas Dunbar married secondly Katherine Gordon in 1666. She was supposedly the daughter of Sir Ludovick Gordon, Bart of Gordonstoun. Thomas Dunbar was served heir to Alexander Dunbar on 30 July 1667. Thomas Dumbar de Grange, haeres Alexandri Dumber de Grange, patris, in 4 quintis partibus ville et terrarum de Barmukatie; quinta parte dictae villae et terrarum de Barmukatie et Walkmynke ejusdem. Thomas Dunbar bore arms: He is possibly the Thomas Dumbar of Grange who was granted arms on 12 Sep 1681 quarterly First gules a Lyon rampant with a bordure agent [charged with 8 roses gules] Secondof 3 cushens within a double tressure ... for Dunbar & Randolph.
     Katherine Melville married thirdly Thomas Dunbar circa 1685.
     He was a member of the Scottish Convention of Estates, which in March of that year declared that James had forfeited the Crown, and made a formal offer of allegiance to William and Mary..
     Thomas died in June 1693 in Scotland. He's heir was Ludovick Dunbar in March 1694 Ludovick was served heir masculine to Thomas Dunbar in "the lands of West Grange with themanor house and mill, Inchdennie and the ale-house thereof, the lands ob urgie... and the town and ands of Over ns Nether Hempriggs". Some 4 months later he was also seised of the right to cut and win peats in the mosses of Granary, Nether & Over Blervie, Rafford and Marcassie". He settled at Burgie in place of the old castle which dated from 1602..

Child of Thomas Dunbar and Katherine Gordon

Thomas Dunbar

     Thomas Dunbar was the son of Sir James Dunbar 3rd Bart of Mochrum.

Child of Thomas Dunbar

Thomas Dunbar

( - before February 1691)
     Thomas Dunbar married Marjorie Dallas, daughter of Alexander Dallas (III of Cantray) and Christian Dunbar.
     Thomas was a merchant in Forres, Moray, in 1684.
     Thomas died before February 1691.

Children of Thomas Dunbar and Marjorie Dallas

Thomas Dunbar

(June 1685 - before 1691)
     Thomas Dunbar was christened in June 1685 in Forres, Moray. He was the son of Thomas Dunbar and Marjorie Dallas.
     Thomas died before 1691 in Forres, Moray.

Thomas Dunbar

(15 February 1691 - )
     Thomas Dunbar was christened on 15 February 1691 in Forres, Moray. He was the son of Thomas Dunbar and Marjorie Dallas.

Thomas Dunbar

Child of Thomas Dunbar

Thomas Dunbar

     Thomas Dunbar was also known as Thomas Dunbar (of Grange) in records.

Major General Thomas Dunbar

(after 1750 - 20 December 1815)
     Major General Thomas Dunbar was born after 1750 in Scotland?. He was the son of Sir Archibald Dunbar 4th Bart of Northfield (de jure) and Anne Bain.
     Thomas died on 20 December 1815. He left no issue.