Name: Octred de Balfor
Change Date: 13 NOV 2002
Octred, who is witness to charter by David I, 1142, was probably the founder of the Castle which henceforward gave name to his descendants. On the death of his only son Michael de Balfor, Octred divided his estate among his grandsons.
Father: Siwarth de Balfor
- Michael de Balfor
- Text: Lineage of the Family of Balfour of Trenabie
In the Submission presented by Captain William Balfour in support of his Petition to be recognised as the heir male and representative of the ancient baronial family of Balfour of Munquhanny in the County of Fife following the death of his uncle, John Balfour, on 15 October 1842.