Robert Camperdown Haldane of Lochend and North Rooë, Shetland

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Robert Camperdown Haldane d.1914 aged 67, of Lochend and North Rooë, Shetland. More information

Half-brother to Lord Haldane of Cloan.

Married in 1876 Emily Anderson b.1853 d.1889, daughter of James "The Old Frog" Anderson b.1811 d.1897 and Eliza Murray d. 1890 aged 60.

They had the following children:

M i Maldwyn Makgill b.1877.
Married (1) in 1902 Mabel Constance Seymour d.1934 aged 55.
Married (2) in 1934 Mrs Katherine Bompas née BAYLAY.
M ii James Oswald b.1879 d.9 August 1916. District Commissioner in Uganda. 2nd Lieutenant, Rifle Brigade 1916. Killed in action during the Great War.
M ii Bernard Murray b.1889 d.1890.

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Notes on sources

Anderson family tree

Information is largely taken from the book 'The Andersons of Peterhead'. This was based on the records made by John Anderson 1825/1903 [VIII 32], known as 'China John'. This was brought up to date in 1936 by Cecil Ford Anderson [X 17] and Agnes Donald Ferguson [CS 45 X b]. Many photographs were taken and compiled in an album by Olive Edis (daughter of Mary Murray, daughter of Andrew Murray (2) of Aberdeen). Corrections to both Janet Innes Anderson's and Alexander Murray's death dates from Robert Murray Watt and Iain Forrest.

Forrest family tree

Iain Forrest kindly supplied material to update the Forrest family (progeny of William Forrest) details.

Hibbert family tree

The information is largely taken from a tree compiled by F.B. (she knows who she is!) with extra material found by the author.

Murray family tree

The 'Genealogical Table showing various branches of the Murray family', from which this information was taken, was prepared by Alexander Murray of Blackhouse, extended by Andrew Murray - advocate - Aberdeen circa 1880 and further extended by Arthur Murray Watt 1972. The generational notation is the author's.

Pike family tree

Information from family sources as well as 'Burke's Landed Gentry' 1875

Stevenson family tree and many Stevenson and Anderson photos

Deepest thanks for some fantastic pictures and for writing the wonderful book 'Jobs for the Boys' to Hew Stevenson, which you can see on

And the rest

Thanks also to all who have written in with information, advice, help and, most importantly, corrections.

© John Hibbert 2001-2013

28 February, 2021