Charles ERSKINE Lord Tinwald ID#3062, b. 1680, d. 5 April 1763
Father*Sir Charles ERSKINE
Mother*Christian ARNISTON
Birth*Charles ERSKINE Lord Tinwald was born in 1680 in Alva, Stirlingshire, Scotland
He was the son of Sir Charles ERSKINE and Christian ARNISTON
Elected*Charles ERSKINE Lord Tinwald was Elected in 1722; Elected as a Member of Parliment for Dumfriesshire in 1722, 1727 and 1734. 
Occupation*He was Solicter General of Scotland. From 1737 to 1742 he was Lord Advocate. in 1725. 
Marriage*He married Elizabeth HAIRSTANES Lady Alva, daughter of William HAIRSTANES Laird of Craigs and Mary Maxwell, on 27 August 1753.1 
Death*Charles ERSKINE Lord Tinwald died on 5 April 1763. 


Elizabeth HAIRSTANES Lady Alva b. a 1717, d. a 1806

Sources (

  1. [S197] The Life of The Right Honourable Willielma, Viscountess Glenorchy, Thomas Snell Jones, William Whyte and Co., 1824.
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