Acheson family genealogy

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Captain Patrick Acheson, of Edinburgh, had:

  1. Sir Archibald, Knt., and Bart, of Nova Scotia, and Secretary for Scottish affairs, who was twice married: first, to Agnes —; and secondly, to Margaret, dau. of John Hamilton (brother to the Earl of Abercorn). By said Margaret, Sir Archibald had: 1. Sir Patrick,Bart., who died s.p.; 2. Sir George, Bart.; 3. Jane; 4. Margaret
  2. Sir George Acheson, Bart.: second son of Sir Archibald.