Articles tagged with: Philip Hamilton-Grierson
Philip Hamilton-Grierson, shares some gems from his own Grierson ancestors, the Griersons of Dalgonar.
James Grierson bought and greatly expanded Capenoch using the architect David Bryce and the cost virtually bankrupted the family. Capenoch was sold to the Gladstones and Dalgonar was sold to the Crawfords.
This clock belonged to Sir Robert Grierson, first Baronet of Lag – celebrated for his loyalty and hatred of the Whigs – he was by marraige with the Lady Henrietta Douglas, sister of the first Duke of Queensberry, uncle to my great grand mother, Lady Kirkpatrick, daughter of the Lady Isabella Douglas, by Sir William Lockhart of Carstairs, Bart.