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Name: Robert Riddel Determine relationship to Ela Longespee
Birth: 1700 Glenriddell, Dumfries & Galloway Father: Mother:
Married: Jean Ferguson 24 MAY 1731
Children Born Died
Margaret Riddel 1738 Glenriddell, Roxburghshire, Scotland AFT 1778
Remarks: GlenRiddel

'In the 17th century William Riddell, son of a Nova Scotia baronet, from Roxburghshire purchased the lands of Friars' Carse.[5] The older buildings were replaced by a more modest Georgian mansion, known as Glenriddell, built 1771–73 for Robert Riddell or Riddel, a friend and patron of the poet Robert Burns (1759–96).'
Map showing Friar s Carse known as Glenridell in the 18th century

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