Robert SETONAge: 74 years16911765

Name
Robert SETON
Given names
Robert
Surname
SETON
Birth 1691 38 31
Christening October 5, 1691
Birth of a brotherChristopher SETON
1693 (Age 2 years)
Occupation
Merchant

Note: He traded as a merchant in Kennoway and as such granted a
Christening of a brotherChristopher SETON
October 21, 1693 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam SETON
about 1695 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a sisterMarjory SETON
about 1696 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a brotherJames SETON
1700 (Age 9 years)
Christening of a brotherJames SETON
August 6, 1700 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherDavid SETON
1703 (Age 12 years)
Christening of a brotherDavid SETON
July 22, 1703 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth SETON
1705 (Age 14 years)

Christening of a sisterElizabeth SETON
December 10, 1705 (Age 14 years)
Occupation
Surgeon
about 1715 (Age 24 years)

Death of a half-brotherDavid SETON
October 13, 1733 (Age 42 years)

Death of a fatherDavid SETON
1733 (Age 42 years)
Burial of a half-brotherDavid SETON
1733 (Age 42 years)
Burial of a fatherDavid SETON
1733 (Age 42 years)
Death of a brotherChristopher SETON
1765 (on the date of death)
Death 1765 (Age 74 years)
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father
mother
Marriage: about 1689
2 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
Robert SETON
Birth: 1691 38 31Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death: 1765Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
David SETON
Birth: 1703 50 43Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
Death: January 3, 1774Blackhall, Kennoway, Fife, Scotland
3 years
younger sister
Father’s family with mother of David UNKNOWN - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage:
half-brother

Occupation

He traded as a merchant in Kennoway and as such granted a Bond to his brother David Seton, Bailie in Kennoway, on 5 September, 1754.

A surgeon, but ultimately took to farming, grazing, etc. He rented the parks of Balgonie from the Earl of Leven, and was well known throughout Scotland as an extensive dealer in cattle. He succeeded his elder brother in the lands of Blackhall, which he sold to James Lundin of Auchtermairnie at his death-which occurred at Kennoway in 1765-he divided the price between his two surviving brothers, William and David.

Shared note

Robert, born 5th October 1691, bred a surgeon, but ultimately took to farming, grazing, etc. He rented the parks of Balgonie from the Earl of Leven, and was well known throughout Scotland as an extensive dealer in cattle. He succeeded his elder brother in the lands of Blackhall, which he sold to James Lundin of Auchtermairnie ; and at his death — which occurred at Kennoway in 1765 — he divided the price between his two surviving brothers, William and David.