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Pringle of Lees

The Lees estate is on the outskirts of the town of Coldstream.


  • Alexander Hoppringill of that ilk.
  • William Hoppringill of Graden (4th son of Alexander), household servant of King James V of Scots.
  • James Hoppringill of Langmuir, and from 1559 Lees and Braidhauch (Coldstream). Died in 1575.
  • Alexander Hoppringill of Lees and Braidhauch, died in 1632.
  • Lancelot Pringill of Lees and Braidhauch, and in 1636 Clifton. Died in 1652.
  • James Pringill of Lees
  • James Pringle, Surgeon to the Guards.
  • James Pringle of Lees, died in 1769 without issue. His nephew a Marjoribanks, inherited the estate.

Marjoribanks of Lees website

In “A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage”, Vol. 2, by John Burke 1832. On page 140, Burke writes: “Edward Marjoribanks, esq. who inherited the estate of Lees, in the county of Berwick, which had previously descended to a younger branch of the family, and been possessed, in right of his mother, by James Pringle, the last survivor of the very ancient family of Pringle, of Torsonce.”



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