William Ord
(Bef 1670-)
Jean Innes
(Bef 1690-)
John Ord


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John Ord

  • Marriage: Elizabeth Innes on 9 Aug 1710 1

  General Notes:

John Ord of Findochty
Eldest son of William Ord of Findochty and his wife Jean Innes. He married Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Alex Innes of Coxton on 9.8.1710 and had a sasine of lands of Findochty in 1712. He sold the lands of Findochty to James, Earl of Findlater in 1724 and nothing more is recorded of him. It isn't clear whether he rose in 1715, but he was Findlator's man. [John Ord of Findochty and "Lady Findochty" were recorded as such in 1735].


11 JANUARY 1724 MARGARET ORD Spouse of Charly Hay in Rannachy was buried.

12 OCTOBER 1732 WILLIAM ORD Merchant in Deskford was buried.

27 APRIL 1734 JAMES ORD Bailly in Cullen was buried.

9 MAY 1735 SUSANNA daughter to John Ord of Findochie was buried.

23 NOVEMBER 1736 HELEN ORD spouse to Bailly William Ord in Cullen was buryed.

24 JULY 1738 ALEXANDER ORD Brother German to John Ord of Findochty was buried.

6 JUNE 1744 [NO NAME] ORD Son to the Deceast Alexander Ord Sometime Mert [Merchant] in Cullen was buried.

12 DECEMBER 1748 KATHERIN ORD Spouse to William Ord in Cullen was buried.

19 JANUARY 1750 KATHERIN KER Relict of the Deceast James Ord sometime Bailly in Cullen was buried.



Witness: baptism of Alexnder, son of Alexander Ord, 1728, Cullen, Banff, Scotland. 2

He resided in 1729 in "of Findochty". 3


John married Elizabeth Innes, daughter of Sir Alexander Innes and Unknown, on 9 Aug 1710.1 (Elizabeth Innes was born circa 1690.)


1 Sheena Charles Web Site (http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/sheena_charles/).

2 Scotland's People - Document Image, www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, Alexander Ord Baillie in Cullen had a child born of his wife Bathia Ramsay upon the 27th and baptised this day being Friday named Alexander. Witnesses John Ord of Findochtie, Walter Brands Baillie in Cullen, Alex'r Thomson, Alex'r Baird, Patrick Grant Merchant in Cullen, mr Walter Morison Min'r of the Gospel at Deskford, Mrs Elizabeth Innes da'ter to Sir Alexander Innes of Coxton and Lowie & Mrs Anna Brands in Cullen.

3 Sheena Charles Web Site (http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/sheena_charles/), Rathven Marriages.