The house of Moncrieff

The house of Moncrieff

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M.CGO 929.2 M7411S 1281114 SENEALOCV COLLECTfON J 96163 1833 01416 MmahmMJWo^dU* ™^fW^'&*u^Ufc THE HOUSE OF MONCRIEFF hundred and copies printedOne fifty Alex-distribution, by Sirfor private Moncrieff, K.C.B., Representa-ander whichtive thefamily of Culfargie, ofof this is No...'j./l. OF THAT ILK, CO. PERTH.MO NCRIEFF OF NOVABARONET SCOTLAND AND SCOTIA — THE Irmtsi of JEgnakff GEORGE SETON Advocate , M.A. Oxon., F.S.A. Scot. 'AUTHOR OF ' SCOTTISH HERALDRY AND OTHER WORKS "At genus immortale manet, multosque per annos Stat fortuna domus, et avi numerantur avorum." Virgil. " Les anciens disaient nos ance/rcs, nous disons la postirite C'est la magie celle du passe, qui nous seduit."de l'avenir, et non pas —Joufert. EDINBURGH $rintrti for $ribatc Circulation 1890 : " I have ever thought the knowledge of kinred, and genealogies of the ancient families of a countrey, a matter so farr from contempt, that it deserveth highest praise. Herein consisteth a part of the knowledge of a man's own selfe. It is a great spurr to vertue to look back on the worth of our line. In this is the memory of the dead preserved with living, being more firme and honourable than any epitaph. living knowthe The that band which tyeth them to others. By this, man is distinguished from the reasonless and the noble of men from For it oftencreatures, the baser sort. falleth out (though we cannot tell how) for the most part, that generositie followeth good birth and parentage.

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M.CGO
929.2
M7411S
1281114
SENEALOCV
COLLECTfON
J96163 1833 01416MmahmMJWo^dU* ™^fW^'&*u^Ufc
THE
HOUSE OF MONCRIEFFhundred and copies printedOne fifty
Alex-distribution, by Sirfor private
Moncrieff, K.C.B., Representa-ander
whichtive thefamily of Culfargie, ofof
this is No...'j./l.OF THAT ILK, CO. PERTH.MO NCRIEFF
OF NOVABARONET SCOTLAND AND SCOTIA