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… four Grierson families all have documented connections to SW Scotland, with a span of 150 – 350 years according to the various records. One representative is located in the USA, two are in England, one is in Australia. None have a direct family legend of descent from the Lag family, although one has a connecting historical claim.

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Submitted by on July 23, 2010 – 3:38 pm

turnpikeTurnpike House in Dumfries is where the 1st Baronet, Sir Robert Grierson lived and died. It was demolished in 1830 and captured here in this lithograph entitled Scene of the death of Sir Robert Grierson, by Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe.

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