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John Reginald Houison Craufurd, of Craufurdland and Braehead

Male 1811 - 1887  (76 years)


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  • Name John Reginald Houison Craufurd 
    Suffix of Craufurdland and Braehead 
    Born 30 Aug 1811  Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Oct 1887  Venice, Città Metropolitana di Venezia, Veneto, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Cimitero di San Michele Venice, Città Metropolitana di Venezia, Veneto, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1171  Ancestorium
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2022 

    Father William Huison-Craufurd, of Craufurdland and Braehead,   b. 29 Nov 1781, Perth, Perth and Kinross, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sept 1871, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Janet Esher Whyte,   b. 22 sept 1784, Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1856, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F24469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Dundas Hamilton,   b. 9 Dec 1823, South Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1878, Cramond, City of Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1847  Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Colonel John Reginald Howison Craufurd of Carufurdland Castle1
      http://www.thepeerage.com/p72929.htm#i729283
      M, #729283, b. 30 August 1811, d. 2 October 1887
      Last Edited=12 Sep 2020
      Colonel John Reginald Howison Craufurd of Carufurdland Castle was born on 30 August 1811.1 He married Mary Dundas Hamilton, daughter of John Hamilton of Sundrum and Christine Dundas, on 20 April 1847.1 He died on 2 October 1887 at age 76.1

      Children of Colonel John Reginald Howison Craufurd of Carufurdland Castle and Mary Dundas Hamilton
      Caroline Dundas Houison-Craufurd1 b. c 1848, d. 9 Dec 1925
      Lt.-Col. William Reginald Houison-Craufurd1 b. 8 Feb 1849, d. 28 Feb 1925
      Jane Beatrice Houison-Craufurd+1 b. 6 Jul 1853, d. 23 Dec 1917
      Constance Mary Houison-Craufurd1 b. 12 Apr 1856, d. 11 Apr 1935
      Brig.-Gen. John Archibald Houison-Craufurd of Craufordland+1 b. 10 May 1862, d. 27 Jul 1933

      Citations
      [S5356] Ann Bell, "re: Tilley Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 9 May 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Tilley Family."
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      John Reginald Howison-Craufurd
      Male - Yes, date unknown
      https://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info/genealogy/TNGWebsite/getperson.php?personID=I108271&tree=CC
      Name John Reginald Howison-Craufurd [1]
      Gender Male
      Died Yes, date unknown
      Person ID I108271 Clan current

      Father William Howison-Craufurd, of Craufurdland and Braehead, b. 29 Nov 1781, d. 5 Dec 1870 (Age 89 years)
      Mother Janet Esther Whyte, d. 1857
      Married 14 Jun 1808 [1]
      Family ID F28192 Group Sheet | Family Chart

      Sources
      [S1329] Burkes Commoners Vol II 1935, John Burke, (Published for Henry Colburn 1835), CRAUFURD OF CRAUFURDLAND. (Reliability: 3).
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      John Reginald Houison Craufurd of Craufurdland and Braehead
      https://www.geni.com/people/John-Reginald-Houison-Craufurd-of-Craufurdland-and-Braehead/6000000017810196206
      Birthdate: August 30, 1811
      Birthplace: Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland (United Kingdom)
      Death: October 02, 1887 (76)
      Immediate Family:
      Son of William Houison Craufurd of Craufurdland and Braehead and Janet Esther Houison Craufurd (Whyte)
      Husband of Mary Dundas Hamilton
      Father of Lieut-Col William Reginald Houison Craufurd; Caroline Dundas Houison Craufurd; Constance Mary Houison Craufurd; John Archibald Houison Craufurd; Jane Beatrice Vincent; Reginald Houison Craufurd of Craufurdland and Braehead and Brigadier-General John Archibald Houison Craufurd CBE « less
      Brother of Elizabeth Constantia Houison Craufurd; Janet Winifred Houison Craufurd and Winnifred Janet Houison Craufurd

      Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
      Last Updated: April 30, 2022
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      John Reginald Houison Craufurd
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/194762602/john-reginald_houison-craufurd
      BIRTH 30 Aug 1811 Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland
      DEATH 2 Oct 1887 (aged 76) Venice, Città Metropolitana di Venezia, Veneto, Italy
      BURIAL Cimitero di San Michele, Venice, Città Metropolitana di Venezia, Veneto, Italy
      PLOT Recinto Evangelico (Protestant Section XV)
      MEMORIAL ID 194762602 ·

      John was the only son of William Houison Crauford (1781-1871) of Craufurdland Castle near Kilmarnock and Janet Esther Whyte. Educated at Durham and Edinburgh University, military service in the Austrian cavalry, Lieutenant in the Ayrshire Yeomanry cavalry 2 Oct 1845, Lieutenant-Colonel 26 Oct 1872 to 26 April 1873 and chamberlain to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland 1852 and 1858.

      He married in Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland on 20 April 1847, Mary Dundas Hamilton, daughter of the late John Hamilton, Esquire of Sandrum.

      Illustrated London News Obituary:
      Mr. John Reginald Houison Crauford, of Craufurdland, in the county of Ayr, and Braehead, Midlothian, J.P. and D. L., the representative of the Craufurdland branch of the great house of Crauford of Loudon. He filled the office of Chamberlain the Viceregal Court when the Earl of Eglinton was Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.

      Paisley & Renfrewshire Gazette 08 October 1887 Death Notice:
      At Venice, on the 2nd inst., John Reginald Houison Craufurd of Craufurdland and Braehead, aged 76 years. - R.I.P.

      Inscription
      Aged 76
      Family Members
      Parents
      William Houison Craufurd 1781–1871
      Janet Esther Whyte Craufurd 1784–1856
      Spouse
      Mary Dundas Hamilton Houison Craufurd 1823–1878
      Siblings
      Elizabeth Constance Houison Craufurd Fairlie 1813–1870
      Janet Winifred Craufurd 1817–1836
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      Researching more on this line was inspired by this message-
      16 November 2020
      Hello Hamish, Hope you're well. You have the Houison / Crauford family on your tree and I thought you may be interested in the below monumental inscriptions. You can find these MI's recorded on Findagrave but with very much abbreviated information:

      17
      Here lyeth the body of MARY daughter of JOHN HAMILTON of Sundrum and wife of john Reginald Houison Craufurd of Craufurdland who departed this life at Braehead on 17th February 1878 aged 54 years.
      18
      Here Lyes Alexander Houison of Braehead who died 18 of April 1703 his age 63 years; also Martha Young his spouse Who died the 6th January 1704 here age 63 years.
      Some text unreadable
      Also J….. ……..on of Braehead who died 2 May 1787 aged 74 and Margaret Houison his 2d Daughter who died 1801 And Mrs Elizabeth Craufurd of Craufordland spouse to the …. John Houison who died January 1802 aged 97.
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      Sacred to the memory of Mrs Elizabeth Howison Craufurd of Braehead & Craufurdland, who died at Braehead the 1st April 1823 aged 76. Margaret Howison Craufurd her eldest daughter, died 30th March 1826. Also of The Rev James Howison Moody Crawfurd, Father of the above Margaret, died 29th August 1831 aged 91 years. William Keith died 9th October 1830 and Mrs Isabella Craufurd Houison Crauford or Keith his spouse who died at Braehead on the 3rd day of June 1871 aged 84.

      Hope it's of some help.

      Kind Regards

      Patricia, Edinburgh