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Ker, Sir Thomas, of Ferniehirst (d. 1586), border chieftain and administrator  

Maureen M. Meikle

Ker, Sir Thomas, of Ferniehirst (d. 1586), border chieftain and administrator, was the second son of Sir John Ker (d. 1562), laird of Ferniehirst, and his wife, Katherine Ker of Cessford. Thomas inherited the Ferniehirst estates on his father's death in 1562 and married ...

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Ker, Sir Walter, of Cessford (1510–1582), border chieftain and administrator  

John Simmons

Ker, Sir Walter, of Cessford (1510–1582), border chieftain and administrator, was the eldest son of Andrew Ker of Cessford (d. 1526) and his wife, Agnes, daughter of Sir Patrick Crichton of Cranstoun Riddel. His father was killed near Melrose in 1526 by a follower of ...