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date: 20 August 2019

Balfour, Sir James, of Denmiln and Kinnaird, first baronetlocked

(1600–1657)
  • Alexander Du Toit

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Balfour, Sir James, of Denmiln and Kinnaird, first baronet (1603/4–1657), antiquary and herald, was probably born at Denmiln, Fife, the son of Sir Michael Balfour of Denmiln (c.1580–1652), later MP for Fife and comptroller of the household to Charles I, and his wife, ...

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