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Marriage: Children:
  1. Helena Grierson: Birth: BEF 1597 in Lag, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Death: in Scotland

  2. Robert Grierson: Birth: BEF 1598 in Dumfrieshire, Scotland. Death: BEF 21 FEB 1654 in Scotland

  3. Sara Grierson: Birth: BEF 1598 in Lag, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Death: in Scotland

  4. Alexander Grierson: Birth: BEF 1599 in Lag, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Death: 1655 in Scotland

  5. Agnes Grierson: Birth: BEF 1599 in Lag, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Death: 3 JAN 1664 in Scotland

  6. William Grierson: Birth: BEF 1600 in Lag, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Death: in Scotland

  7. John Grierson: Birth: BEF 1601 in Lag, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Death: in Scotland

  8. James Grier: Birth: ABT 1604 in Capenoch, Dumfrieshire, Scotland. Death: ABT 1666 in Dumfrieshire, Scotland

  9. Lancelot Grierson: Birth: AFT 1604 in Lag, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. Death: in Scotland

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Notes
a. Note:   ation from the 1962 Yearbook of the American Clan Gregor Society, Inc, (page 24, # 1364, Robert Alan Temple), Washington, D.C. and other notes and charts from Lois Temple, Dublin, Virginia.)
  "Sir William Grierson was the 9th Lord of Lag. In 1608, he was Knighted by the King, although [Lag Charter #159] refers to him as "Sir" on 23 March 1605. He also got sasine of Larglanley [11 May 1597], Windiehill [16 May 1609], and Capenoch [26 Jun 1616]. He was the only son." (William Greer.)
  "Sir William Grierson was a Knight of Lag Castle, Dumfries. He was appointed keeper of certain rolls was shot and killed in 1629. From this time on the family called themselves Grier or Greer instead of Grierson. Sir William had two sons and was knighted by James VI." (The Historical Families of Dumfriesshire and the Border Wars by C.L. Johnstone. Appointed as Commissioner to Parliament representing Dumfriesshire 1617-1625; 1709-1711.)
  (NOTE FROM RALPH TERRY: William is shown by one source to have been born about 1550, but as his parents did not marry until 1566, and his sister, Grisel was not born until 1585, and her wife was not born until 1578, it is more probable that William Grierson was born about 1767 to 1675.)
Note:   "Sir William Grierson of Lag was Knighted by James VI in 1608." (Inform


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