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Sir David Moncreiffe

Birth31 DEC 1788
Occup1818-18306th Baronet of MoncreiffeBaronet
Death20 NOV 1830
Aged: 41.9 years
Sir David Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 6th Bt. was born on 31 December 1788.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 5th Bt. and Lady Elisabeth Ramsay. He married Helen Mackay, daughter of Captain †neas Mackay, on 12 January 1819, as the result of a successful wager.2,3 He died on 20 November 1830 at age 41, winning as a result a bet with Whyte Melville, who was obliged to give the famous silver putter, bearing both their arms, to the Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews for not dying first.1 Sir David Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 6th Bt. was educated at Eton College, Eton, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Major in 1814 in the service of the 3rd King's Own Light Dragoons.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Baronet Moncreiffe [N.S., 1685] on 16 March 1818.4 He was Captain of Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.4 He was President of the Royal Caledonian Hunt.4 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Perthshire.1 He was admitted to Royal Company of Archers.1 He was He also had two daughters.1 Children of Sir David Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 6th Bt. and Helen Mackay

* Sir Thomas Moncreiffe of that Ilk, 7th Bt.+ b. 9 Jan 1822, d. 15 Aug 18795 * William neas Moncreiffe b. 19 Jan 1825, d. 5 Jan 19065

Helen Mackay

Birthabt 1793
Death22 APR 1869
Aged: 76.3 years
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Thomas 

9 JAN 182215 AUG 1879  Scotland Louisa Hay-drummond 
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  1. Other: Gedcom Import: roberts.ged; Imported 12/12/2009;
  2. Website:Pedigree Resource File;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  1. Other: Gedcom Import: roberts.ged; Imported 12/12/2009;
  2. Website:Banker Family Tree;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
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