Sir James Forrester, Knt.

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Sir James Forrester, Knt., son of Sir Walter Forrester, Knt. and Agnes Graham, was born probably shortly before his baptism, 17 September 1489.1 He died between 7 October 1532 and 21 May 1536.1

James married (1) Elizabeth Erskine, daughter of Robert Erskine, 4th Lord Erskine, de jure 15th Earl of Mar and Elizabeth Campbell, say 1510;1 he married (2), as her 2nd husband, Agnes Cockburn, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), between 25 June 1518 and 1 September 1532, say 1525/26. She was the widow of William Murray of Touchadam.2

Family 1

Elizabeth Erskine b. say 1492, d. bef. 1 Sep 1532

Family 2

Agnes Cockburn
This person was last edited on18 Dec 2017


  1. [S1970] Adrian Benjamin Burke, "The Livingston Ancestry of the Duncanson Sisters of New Netherland: Pt II of III: Identifying their maternal great-grandmother Margaret Forrester," The Genealogist 27 (Fall 2013): 162-181, at 179, further cited as Burke, "The Livingston Ancestry, Part II."
  2. [S1970] Burke, "The Livingston Ancestry, Part II," 180.